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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 oneʼs 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

  • spent the afternoon kicking around, while his wife bought out the mall
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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

  • children who were raised by an alcoholic father who regularly kicked them around
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take apart

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