Definition of Pickings in English :

Define Pickings in English

Pickings meaning in English

Meaning of Pickings in English

Pronunciation of Pickings in English

Pickings pronunciation in English

Pronounce Pickings in English


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1. pickings, taking

the act of someone who picks up or takes something

Example Sentences:
'the pickings were easy'
'clothing could be had for the taking'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


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plural noun
(sometimes singular)
money, profits, etc, acquired easily or by more or less dishonest means; spoils

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1. The act of one that picks.
2. pickings Something or a group of things that are or may be picked.
a. often pickings Leftovers.
b. A share of spoils.

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