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kick around

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1 to give serious and careful thought to
  • The board spent the afternoon kicking around the feasibility of opening an overseas office.
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beat one's brains out (about), chew on, cudgel one's brains (about), look at

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2 to spend time in aimless activity
  • I really can't do much but kick around at work until I get the rest of the submissions.
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3 to spend time doing nothing
  • just kicked around the house all day
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kill time, twiddle one's thumbs

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4 to move about from place to place aimlessly
  • After spending a year in Europe kicking around, the backpacker was ready to return home.
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5 to inflict physical or emotional harm upon
  • a dog that was kicked around by its first owner
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take apart

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