kick over

[kick over] {v.} 1. Of a motor: To begin to work.

He had notused his car for two months and when he tried to start it, the motorwould not kick over.

2. {slang} To pay; contribute.

The gangforced all the storekeepers on the block to kick over $5 a week.

3.{slang} To die.

Mrs. O'Leary's cow kicked over this morning.