get a kick out of


get a kick out of
enjoy

I think that my father got a kick out of seeing his old school friend.


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  • get a kick out of — (something/doing something) informal to enjoy doing something very much. Anyone who gets a kick out of horror movies will love this show. I get a real kick out of shopping for new shoes …   New idioms dictionary

  • get a kick out of — (something) to enjoy something very much. This book is just the kind you like and you ll get a real kick out of it …   New idioms dictionary

  • get a kick out of — [v] delight in be pleased, dig*, enjoy, get a bang out of*, get a charge out of*, get pleasure from, gloat over, take pleasure in; concepts 32,384 …   New thesaurus

  • get a kick out of — get some enjoyment, laugh, get a bang out of    I get a kick out of the way he skates. He s fun to watch …   English idioms

  • get a kick out of —    If you get a kick out of something, you feel enjoyment or excitement from something.     Tania is a bit strange she gets a kick out of listening to other people s phone messages …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • get a kick out of — {v. phr.} To be greatly thrilled; derive pleasure from. * /Tom and Many get a kick out of playing four hands on the piano./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • get a kick out of — {v. phr.} To be greatly thrilled; derive pleasure from. * /Tom and Many get a kick out of playing four hands on the piano./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • get\ a\ kick\ out\ of — v. phr. To be greatly thrilled; derive pleasure from. Tom and Many get a kick out of playing four hands on the piano …   Словарь американских идиом

  • get a kick out of (to) —  Enjoy.  ► “Some adult wearers opt for conspicuous styles. . . . The Grapevine, Texas, pediatric dentist, whose braces as a teenager didn’t quite do the trick, says her patients get a kick out of it.” (Wall Street Journal, Feb. 14, 1995, p. B1) …   American business jargon

  • get a kick out of — verb To be delighted by; to be amused by. I really got a kick out of the clowns juggling act …   Wiktionary