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Princeton's WordNet

  1. picking, pick(noun)

    the quantity of a crop that is harvested

    "he sent the first picking of berries to the market"; "it was the biggest peach pick in years"

    Synonyms:
    plectron, pickaxe, selection, cream, choice, plectrum, option, woof, pickax, filling, pick, weft

  2. picking(noun)

    the act of picking (crops or fruit or hops etc.)

    Synonyms:
    pick

Wiktionary

  1. picking(noun)

    A gathering to pick fruit.

    We went to a strawberry picking last June.

    Synonyms:
    leftover

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "picking":

    pick, collection, gathering

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How to use picking in a sentence?

  1. Lesley Butterfield:

    I saw the dress challenge online and thought it was a hoot… Little did I expect to snag the dress at Target on clearance a few days later when I was picking up milk and bread! i decided to give it a shot because I think we all can appreciate comic relief during these times.

  2. Michael Hess:

    The simulations were a great opportunity to practice procedures and to coordinate decision-making for the mission management team, especially with respect to weather, simulation supervisors do a great job at picking cases that really make the team think and discuss.

  3. Rory McIlroy:

    I did well. I got off to a great start, 4-under through nine, a little disappointed I did n’t pick up a couple more on the way in, especially with the two par 5s, not picking up any shots there. Yeah, I think anytime you shoot 68 on the South Course here you’ve got to be pretty happy.

  4. Matshona Dhliwayo:

    Picking up the pieces of a shattered dream is better than having no pieces to pick up at all.

  5. Simon Coveney:

    I think for the first time we're seeing very direct language which points to a much softer Brexit than I think some people have been commenting on and that has to be welcomed, i don't think they (the EU) will accept it in full but I hope it can be the basis for a serious negotiation now. I think there will be some concerns in the EU that this is essentially Britain picking and choosing what elements of the single market it wants to be part of.

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