Definition of scissor kick noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


    scissor kick

    BrE BrE//ˈsɪzə kɪk//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈsɪzər kɪk//
    (also scissors kick)
    jump to other results
  1. 1(in swimming) a strong kick with the legs moving in opposite directions
  2. 2(in football (soccer )) a kick made by jumping in the air so that you are almost parallel to the ground, with one leg raised and the other striking the ball
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: scissor kick