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synonyms for kick upstairs

  • advance
  • promote

antonyms for kick upstairs

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  • demote
  • kick downstairs
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How to use kick upstairs in a sentence

The latter trod on the toes of the former, whereupon the former threatened to "kick out of the cabin" the latter.
THE BOOK OF ANECDOTES AND BUDGET OF FUN;VARIOUS
The governor went upstairs and found Juan de Messa in the hall.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDS, 1493-1898, VOLUME XX, 1621-1624VARIOUS
The Professor put down his cards without a word, and left the room, going straight upstairs.
UNCANNY TALESVARIOUS
And with that the host gave him such a kick as sent him howling into the street, amidst the roars of the company.
THE BOOK OF ANECDOTES AND BUDGET OF FUN;VARIOUS
I knowed, a-course, that I could go kick up a fuss when Simpson stopped by his office on his trip back from Goldstone.
ALEC LLOYD, COWPUNCHERELEANOR GATES
When he was gone, Isaacson returned to his sitting-room upstairs and lit a nargeeleh pipe.
BELLA DONNAROBERT HICHENS
Having reduced Punch to a second agony of tears Harry departed upstairs with the news that Punch was still rebellious.
KIPLING STORIES AND POEMS EVERY CHILD SHOULD KNOW, BOOK IIRUDYARD KIPLING
"Give us a table upstairs alone," said Nigel to the head-steward, putting something into his hand.
BELLA DONNAROBERT HICHENS
She had not seen him during the afternoon; she had heard some one say he was at the house, upstairs with his mother.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
When my lady went upstairs, he asked whether that was the countess, and followed her to the foot of the stairs to look after her.
ELSTER'S FOLLYMRS. HENRY WOOD
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO KICK UPSTAIRS

  • advance
  • aggrandize
  • ascend
  • better
  • dignify
  • elevate
  • ennoble
  • exalt
  • favor
  • graduate
  • honor
  • increase
  • kick upstairs
  • magnify
  • move up
  • prefer
  • raise
  • skip
  • up
  • upgrade
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