And she kicks off her new film, Paradise, with a doozy: “There is no God!”
Bill Clinton kicks off the Clinton Global Initiative America Wednesday.
This week, the best art documentary of 2010, John Lithgow's new killer Broadway role, and the Whitney Biennial kicks off.
How often will you begin with an image, or is it really a line of text that kicks things off for you?
Then Gheorghe goes after the second guest and kicks him down a flight of stairs.
Clam should be heard outside the show in the tumult of smacks and kicks which accompanies his improvised dialogue with his butt.
George squirts on him, and Hereward lies on his back and kicks his legs in the air.
This one retorted on the rustic for his thrashing by kicks which might have uprooted an oak.
It smells like Giraffe, and it kicks like Giraffe, but it hasn't any form.'
The game started late, and now it shines toward the west goal, directly in Bunny's eyes every time he kicks.
late 14c., "to strike out with the foot" (earliest in biblical phrase now usually rendered as kick against the pricks), of uncertain origin, perhaps from Old Norse kikna "bend backwards, sink at the knees." "The doubts OED has about the Scandinavian origin of kick are probably unfounded" [Liberman]. Related: Kicked; kicking.
Figurative sense of "complain, protest, rebel against" (late 14c.) probably is from the Bible verse. Slang sense of "die" is attested from 1725 (kick the wind was slang for "be hanged," 1590s; see also bucket). Meaning "to end one's drug habit" is from 1936. Kick in "contribute" is from 1908; kick out "expel" is from 1690s. To kick oneself in self-reproach is from 1891. The children's game of kick the can is attested from 1891.
1520s, from kick (v.). Meaning "recoil (of a gun) when fired" is from 1826. Meaning "surge or fit of pleasure" (often as kicks) is from 1941; originally literally, "stimulation from liquor or drugs" (1844). The kick "the fashion" is c.1700.
[pocket sense fr late 17thcentury kicks, ''breeches'']