Definition - kick

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kick
  1. spring back, as from a forceful thrust; "The gun kicked back into my shoulder"
  2. a rhythmic thrusting movement of the legs as in swimming or calisthenics; "the kick must be synchronized with the arm movements"; "the swimmer's kicking left a wake behind him"
  3. drive or propel with the foot
  4. the sudden stimulation provided by strong drink (or certain drugs); "a sidecar is a smooth drink but it has a powerful kick"
  5. thrash about or strike out with the feet
  6. informal terms for objecting; "I have a gripe about the service here"
  7. kick a leg up
  8. the backward jerk of a gun when it is fired
  9. the swift release of a store of affective force; "they got a great bang out of it"; "what a boot!"; "he got a quick rush from injecting heroin"; "he does it for kicks"
  10. express complaints, discontent, displeasure, or unhappiness; "My mother complains all day"; "She has a lot to kick about"
  11. make a goal; "He kicked the ex

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