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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kick_the_bucket

A third theory suggests that the origin of the phrase comes from ... to see how such a saying as "kicking the bucket " came about.

en.wiktionary.org/wiki/kick_the_bucket

A person standing on a pail or bucket with their head in a slip ... it is easy to see how such a saying as "kicking the bucket" came ...

www.phrases.org.uk/meanings/kick-the-bucket.html

Meaning. Die. Origin. We all know what a bucket is - and so this phrase appears rather odd. Why should kicking one be associated with dying? The link between ...

www.worldwidewords.org/qa/qa-kic1.htm

Feb 27, 1999 ... Q From Fred: Could you tell me where the phrase kick the bucket ... a writer confirmed the meaning of the idiom while commenting how opaque ...

www.theguardian.com/notesandqueries/query/0,5753,-2067,00.html

The subsequent death-throe spasms of the unfortunate animals created the impression that they were "kicking the bucket". The derivation is either from Old ...

www.urbandictionary.com/define.php?term=Kick%20the%20Bucket

Ole' Charlie kicked the bucket today, we better prepare for his funeral. ... The actual origin of the term is from England, and began in the later middle ages.

www.onestopenglish.com/community/your-english/phrase-of-the-week/phrase-of-the-week-to-kick-the-bucket/145672.article

Tim Bowen sheds some light on the origins and definition of the phrase to kick the bucket.

idioms.thefreedictionary.com/kick+the+bucket

Definition of kick the bucket in the Idioms Dictionary. kick the bucket phrase. What does kick the bucket expression mean? Definitions by the largest Idiom ...

www.word-detective.com/2011/07/kick-the-bucket

Jul 6, 2011 ... It's what you stand on to change a light bulb. Dear Evan: My question pertains to the origin of the saying "Kick the Bucket." A few of us in my ...