Grab your friends and get ready to kick back on a float, drink in hand.
Before this whole debt squabble got out of hand, Obama too was set to kick up his heels.
I reread it on a few occasions and I always get a kick out of it.
But the swing voters here are feeling the heat from the looming automatic defense cuts set to kick in next year.
Even with jury duty looming, it seems likely that the Iowa appearance will kick off the second leg of her bus tour.
Guess no man has a right to give up his life without a kick.
"I think you oughter make a kick, sir," said Dixon, hesitatingly.
Why, hedhonestly, dad would just kick me, if I took his advice.
Not at all, plase your honour—I say it was well but I got a kick of the baast.
And as often as not he took away with his bargain a glance which was equivalent to a kick.
late 14c., "to strike out with the foot" (earliest in biblical phrase now usually rendered as kick against the pricks), of uncertain origin, perhaps from Old Norse kikna "bend backwards, sink at the knees." "The doubts OED has about the Scandinavian origin of kick are probably unfounded" [Liberman]. Related: Kicked; kicking.
Figurative sense of "complain, protest, rebel against" (late 14c.) probably is from the Bible verse. Slang sense of "die" is attested from 1725 (kick the wind was slang for "be hanged," 1590s; see also bucket). Meaning "to end one's drug habit" is from 1936. Kick in "contribute" is from 1908; kick out "expel" is from 1690s. To kick oneself in self-reproach is from 1891. The children's game of kick the can is attested from 1891.
1520s, from kick (v.). Meaning "recoil (of a gun) when fired" is from 1826. Meaning "surge or fit of pleasure" (often as kicks) is from 1941; originally literally, "stimulation from liquor or drugs" (1844). The kick "the fashion" is c.1700.
[pocket sense fr late 17thcentury kicks, ''breeches'']