banana kick

noun

Definition of banana kick

soccer or rugby
: a kick striking the right or left side of the ball that causes the ball to curve laterally in the air

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First Known Use of banana kick

1975, in the meaning defined above

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“Banana kick.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/banana%20kick. Accessed 5 Mar. 2021.

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