kick starter

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n kick starter a starter (as on a motorcycle) that is activated with the foot and the weight of the body
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Usage


In news:

Party starters to kick things off, in several languages.
Six Navy kickers were slotted as co-starters this week, which was a nice way of saying the Midshipmen have no idea who will kick in their opener on Sept 1.
A three-year starter at punter for the Hornets, Gay has uncorked his fair share of kicks over the years.
For starters, it's the first game of the bowl season -- kicking off next Saturday at 4 pm ET.
For the first act, the sophomore is a starter on special teams, mixing together the loud, booming sounds of hits, tackles and blocks on the kick/punt units for the Fighting Clan football team.
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