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kicks around

verb
present tense third-person singular of kick around

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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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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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“Kicks around.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/kicks%20around. Accessed 18 Oct. 2021.

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