To strike, thrust, or hit violently with the foot; as, a horse kicks a groom; a man kicks a dog.
To thrust out the foot or feet with violence; to strike out with the foot or feet, as in defense or in bad temper; esp., to strike backward, as a horse does, or to have a habit of doing so.
A blow with the foot or feet; a striking or thrust with the foot.
The projection on the tang of the blade of a pocket knife, which prevents the edge of the blade from striking the spring. See Illust. of Pocketknife.
A surge of pleasure; a thrill; -- usually used in the phrase get a kick out of; as, I always get a kick out of watching an ice skater do a quadruple jump.
Pressure surge in the well.
A condition in a well where gas or oil from the rock formations overcomes pressure control and enters the well bore.
The detected unplanned influx of formation fluid(s) or gas into the wellbore causing an increase in pressure.
An unnatural contact between the cue-ball and object-ball. Commonly believed to be caused by a speck of dust or chalk on either ball at the point of contact. Usefulness: N/A(0 ratings) by wickedwillie () Rate It! this definition is ... useful somewhat useful incorrect spam / offensive
1. bounce (implies direction) of the ball upon landing 2. the springing back of a flexed shaft Example: I got a good kick and my ball ended up right next to the pin. 2. If one's swing timing is good one gets the benefit of the shaft's kick.
1. A shot when the cueball is kicked off one or more rails (called a multi-rail kick) onto the object ball. 2. A bad contact between two balls resulting in one or both being thrown off line. Kicks are said to result from when chalk contacts chalk in a collision.
A burst of speed near the finish line in an attempt to beat another rider or riders.
A final burst of speed that provides acceleration for the sprint.
The final burst of speed in a sprint.
A finishing sprint at the end of a race
To recoil; -- said of a musket, cannon, etc.; also called kick back.
The recoil of a musket or other firearm, when discharged.
the backward jerk of a gun when it is fired
A gun's reaction to a bullet being fired See ' Recoil'.
(slang) double;(slang) ruff;(slang) blunder away.
(Colloq.). The event or observation of the onset and hardening process associated with the curing of a catalized liquid resin.
A term for beginning to harden, the initial phase of the hardening process of plastic body fillers. The British term is "go off"
Slang, most commonly used with various glues. "Kick" refers to when the glue makes the transition to the hardened state. Many model shops sell "kicker," which is a product that can be sprayed onto cyanoacrylate glue (super glue) to accelerate the hardening process. Kickers also provide a stronger bond. The term is also used for putty or resin.
To score (goals or points) by kicking; as, they kicked three field goals in the game.
make a goal; "He kicked the extra point after touchdown"
Attempting to score a point or field goal after touchdown by kicking the ball.
To complain strenuously; to object vigorously.
complaint the lay - the setup, arrangement
express complaints, discontent, displeasure, or unhappiness; "My mother complains all day"; "She has a lot to kick about"
A concavity formed by the pontil in an object's base. It can add strength and surrounds the pontil mark so as it will not damage surfaces that it rest on. At the apex of a kick can often be found the mark of the pontil.
The prize that allows you to kick bombs by pushing into them. Pushing X stops your moving bombs, and you can never kick two next to each other.
A concavity in the base of a vessel, where it has been pushed in by a tool. The provision of a kick strengthens the bottom of the vessel and reduces its capacity.
a well contrived blending of several musical styles including (pop, blues, and latin) but is primarily straight ahead jazz featuring fresh and unique arrangements and sensational musical performances
Kick is an album by the Australian rock and roll group INXS, released in 1987. It is their best-selling album to date, selling more than 10 million copies in the US alone as of 2005. Aided immeasurably by MTV, Kick spawned four Top 10 singles, including "Need You Tonight/Mediate," "Devil Inside," "New Sensation," and "Never Tear Us Apart."
Kick is the debut album of White Rose Movement, released in 2006 (see 2006 in music).