kick oneself

Berate oneself, reproach one-self, as in I've been kicking myself all day for forgetting the keys. [Late 1800s]


Nearby words

  1. kick in,
  2. kick in the pants, a,
  3. kick it,
  4. kick off,
  5. kick on,
  6. kick out,
  7. kick over the traces,
  8. kick plate,
  9. kick pleat,
  10. kick starter

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