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kick·offor kick-off (kĭk′ôf′, -ŏf′)
1. Football A place kick in football that starts play at the beginning of a half or after a team has scored.
a. A kick of a stationary ball from the middle of the field in soccer that starts play at the beginning of a half or after a goal has been scored.
b. A similar kick in Rugby.
3. Informal A beginning: the kickoff of a charity campaign.
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1. Football. a place kick from the 40-yard line of the team kicking at the beginning of the first and third periods or after the team kicking has scored a touchdown or field goal.
2. Soccer. a kick that puts a stationary ball into play from the center line of the field at the start of a quarter or after a goal has been scored.
3. the initial stage of something; start; beginning.
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|Noun||1.||kickoff - (football) a kick from the center of the field to start a football game or to resume it after a score|
place kick, place-kicking - (sports) a kick in which the ball is placed on the ground before kicking
commencement, start, beginning - the act of starting something; "he was responsible for the beginning of negotiations"
|2.||kickoff - the time at which something is supposed to begin; "they got an early start"; "she knew from the get-go that he was the man for her"|
birth - the time when something begins (especially life); "they divorced after the birth of the child"; "his election signaled the birth of a new age"
incipience, incipiency - beginning to exist or to be apparent; "he placed the incipience of democratic faith at around 1850"; "it is designed to arrest monopolies in their incipiency"
threshold - the starting point for a new state or experience; "on the threshold of manhood"
|3.||kickoff - a start given to contestants; "I was there with my parents at the kickoff"|
start - the beginning of anything; "it was off to a good start"
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thời gian bắt đầu
kickoff[ˈkɪkɒf] N (Ftbl) → saque m (inicial) (fig) → comienzo m
I'm not going there, for a kickoff > → para empezar, no pienso ir
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
kickoff→ الرَّكْلَةُ الأُولَى výkop start Anstoß εναρκτήριο λάκτισμα saque inicial aloitus coup d’envoi početak calcio d’inizio キックオフ 시작 aftrap avspark rozpoczęcie meczu chute inicial, pontapé de saída начало avspark เริ่มเล่น başlama vuruşu thời gian bắt đầu 开球
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