get a kick out of doing something

get a kick out of doing something
get a kick out of (something/doing something) informal to enjoy doing something very much.

Anyone who gets a kick out of horror movies will love this show.

I get a real kick out of shopping for new shoes.


New idioms dictionary. 2014.

Игры ⚽ Поможем написать реферат

Look at other dictionaries:

  • get a kick out of something — get a kick out of (something/doing something) informal to enjoy doing something very much. Anyone who gets a kick out of horror movies will love this show. I get a real kick out of shopping for new shoes …   New idioms dictionary

  • get a kick out of — (something/doing something) informal to enjoy doing something very much. Anyone who gets a kick out of horror movies will love this show. I get a real kick out of shopping for new shoes …   New idioms dictionary

  • kick — kick1 [ kık ] verb *** 1. ) intransitive or transitive to hit something or someone with your foot: Mom! Jimmy kicked me! Some children will bite and kick when they get angry. kick something open/closed/shut: Jerry kicked the door open. kick… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • kick — I UK [kɪk] / US verb Word forms kick : present tense I/you/we/they kick he/she/it kicks present participle kicking past tense kicked past participle kicked *** 1) a) [intransitive/transitive] to hit someone or something with your foot Mum! Jimmy… …   English dictionary

  • kick — kick1 W3S2 [kık] v [I and T] 1.) to hit something with your foot kick sth down/over/around etc ▪ Billy was kicking a ball around the yard. ▪ The police kicked the door down. kick sb in the stomach/face/shin etc ▪ There was a scuffle and he kicked …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • kick — 1 verb 1 HIT WITH YOUR FOOT (I, T) to hit something with your foot: She kicked me under the table. | Joe, stop kicking! | kick sth down/over etc: The police kicked the door down. | kick sth around/towards etc: Billy was kicking a ball around the… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • Kick-Ass (film) — Kick Ass Theatrical release poster Directed by …   Wikipedia

  • Something's Coming (Desperate Housewives) — Infobox television episode Title = Something’s Coming Series = Desperate Housewives Caption = Season = 4 Episode = 9 Airdate = December 2, 2007 Production = 409 Writer = John Pardee Joey Murphy Director = David Grossman Episode list = List of… …   Wikipedia

  • kick*/*/*/ — [kɪk] verb I 1) [I/T] to hit someone or something with your foot Mum! Jimmy kicked me![/ex] A couple of children were kicking a ball around.[/ex] Southgate kicked the door open.[/ex] She felt as if she had been kicked in the stomach.[/ex] 2)… …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • kick off — I (Roget s IV) v. Syn. start, open, get under way; see begin 1 . II (Roget s Thesaurus II) I verb 1. Informal. To go about the initial step in doing (something): approach, begin, commence, embark, enter, get off, inaugurate, initiate, institute,… …   English dictionary for students

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”