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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

There are many theories as to where this idiom comes from, but the OED (Oxford English Dictionary) discusses the following:.

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

Phrase used to say someone is dead or has deceased. Term is derived from ... 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. A corpse ...

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.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.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.

english.stackexchange.com/questions/389551/where-does-the-expression-kick-the-bucket-come-from

This question appears to be off-topic. The users who voted to close gave this specific reason ...

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

Jul 6, 2011 ... Since the phrase “kick the bucket” dates back to at least the 16th century, neither of these can definitively be called the “genuine” origin, but at ...

www.quora.com/How-did-the-phrase-to-kick-the-bucket-come-around-to-mean-to-die

Search Results. To kick the bucket is an English idiom, considered a euphemistic , informal, or slang term meaning 'to die'. Its origin remains unclear, though ...