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kick the bucket


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  • v. To die.
  • v. Of a machine, to break down such that it cannot be repaired.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. pass from physical life and lose all bodily attributes and functions necessary to sustain life


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  • I'm waiting for the Nintendo version.

    November 22, 2007

  • To die.

    Also a children's game played when I was young. Kick the Bucket was a large-scale game which took a lot of organising and therefore almost never happened. I can't remember the exact rules, but it involved one kid kicking a light metal bucket with as much force as possible off the top of a very steep, wooded hill, and ten or twenty others then charging pell-mell down through the trees.

    November 22, 2007