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Definitions and Synonyms of kick in | Another word for kick in | What is kick in?

Definition 1: open violently - [verb of contact]

Samples where kick in or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • kick in the doors

Synonyms for kick in in the sense of this definition

(kick in is a kind of ...) destroy completely; damage irreparably

"You have ruined my car by pouring sugar in the tank!" "The tears ruined her make-up"

Definition 2: contribute to some cause - [verb of possession]

Samples where kick in or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • I gave at the office

Synonyms for kick in in the sense of this definition

(kick in is a kind of ...) transfer possession of something concrete or abstract to somebody

"I gave her my money" "can you give me lessons?" "She gave the children lots of love and tender loving care"

(... is a kind of kick in ) add together from different sources

"combine resources"

Definition 3: enter a particular state - [verb of stative]

Samples where kick in or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Laziness set in
  • After a few moments, the effects of the drug kicked in

Synonyms for kick in in the sense of this definition

(kick in is a kind of ...) have a beginning, in a temporal, spatial, or evaluative sense

"The DMZ begins right over the hill" "The second movement begins after the Allegro" "Prices for these homes start at $250,000"

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