Definitions For Kicking


  • The act of delivering a blow with the foot
  • A rhythmic thrusting movement of the legs as in swimming or calisthenics
  • An act of hitting someone or something with your foot : a sudden forceful movement with your foot
  • An act of hitting a ball with your foot
  • A sudden forceful movement


  • To hit (someone or something) with your foot
  • To move your leg or legs in the air or in water especially in a strong or forceful way
  • To score (a goal) by kicking a ball

Is Kicking a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Kicking is worth 18 points in Scrabble and 21 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Kicking in a Sentence

  • The attacker kicked him in the stomach.
  • She lost her temper and kicked over the box.
  • He kicked the ball into the goal.
  • He gave me a kick in the leg.
  • If you give the machine a little kick, it should start working again.
  • A long kick in football

Synonyms for Kicking

Antonyms for Kicking

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