Definisi 'pick up'
English to English
verb
1 take and lift upward
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2 take up by hand
Example:
• He picked up the book and started to read
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3 give a passenger or a hitchhiker a lift
Example:
• We picked up a hitchhiker on the highway
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4 gather or collect
Example:
• You can get the results on Monday
• She picked up the children at the day care center
• They pick up our trash twice a week
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5 get to know or become aware of, usually accidentally
Example:
• I learned that she has two grown-up children
• I see that you have been promoted
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6 get in addition, as an increase
Example:
• The candidate picked up thousands of votes after his visit to the nursing home
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7 take into custody
Example:
• the police nabbed the suspected criminals
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8 buy casually or spontaneously
Example:
• I picked up some food for a snack
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9 register (perceptual input)
Example:
• pick up a signal
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10 lift out or reflect from a background
Example:
• The scarf picks up the color of the skirt
• His eyes picked up his smile
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11 meet someone for sexual purposes
Example:
• he always tries to pick up girls in bars
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12 fill with high spirits; fill with optimism
Example:
• Music can uplift your spirits
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13 improve significantly; go from bad to good
Example:
• Her performance in school picked up
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14 perceive with the senses quickly, suddenly, or momentarily
Example:
• I caught the aroma of coffee
• He caught the allusion in her glance
• ears open to catch every sound
• The dog picked up the scent
• Catch a glimpse
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15 eat by pecking at, like a bird
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16 gain or regain energy
Example:
• I picked up after a nap
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More Word(s)
elation, high spirits, lightness, intoxication, pick-me-up, cast down, deject, demoralise, demoralize, depress, joy, rejoice, commerce, commercialism, mercantilism, convalesce, recover, recuperate, ameliorate, better, eat, transport, comprehend, acquire, get the goods, wise up, catch, trip up, ascertain, beatify, hear,

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