kick off (2) Informal
Meaning: to force someone to leave something like a team or a committeeSynonym: throw off
- be kicked off sth Anyone who is caught using performance-enhancing drugs will be kicked off the team.
- kick sb off sth When they saw the evidence, they kicked Dan off the committee for accepting bribes.
kick off (2): team, squad, committee, board, panel, show, tour, course, program
One of the members of the orchestra was kicked off the tour because he