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Definition of “kick off” - Learner’s Dictionary

kick off

phrasal verb with kick     /kɪk/ verb
When a football match or other event kicks off, it starts.Football/soccerGeneral terms used in ball sportsParts and stages of competitions
informal to start to get angry or complainBecoming angry and expressing anger
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