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Synonyms for pickup
ˈpɪkˌʌppick·up

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. pickup, pickup trucknoun

    a light truck with an open body and low sides and a tailboard

    Synonyms:
    getaway, tone arm, pickup arm, cartridge, pickup truck, pick-me-up

  2. pickupnoun

    a warrant to take someone into custody

    "put out a pickup on that man"

    Synonyms:
    getaway, tone arm, pickup arm, cartridge, pickup truck, pick-me-up

  3. pickup, pick-me-upnoun

    anything with restorative powers

    "she needed the pickup that coffee always gave her"

    Synonyms:
    bracer, pick-me-up, cartridge, pickup truck, pickup arm, getaway, tone arm

  4. pickupnoun

    a casual acquaintance; often made in hope of sexual relationships

    Synonyms:
    getaway, tone arm, pickup arm, cartridge, pickup truck, pick-me-up

  5. pickup, getawaynoun

    the attribute of being capable of rapid acceleration

    "his car has a lot of pickup"

    Synonyms:
    lam, pick-me-up, cartridge, pickup truck, pickup arm, getaway, tone arm

  6. tone arm, pickup, pickup armnoun

    mechanical device consisting of a light balanced arm that carries the cartridge

    Synonyms:
    pickup arm, pick-me-up, cartridge, getaway, pickup truck, tone arm

  7. cartridge, pickupnoun

    an electro-acoustic transducer that is the part of the arm of a record player that holds the needle and that is removable

    Synonyms:
    magazine, pick-me-up, cartridge, pickup truck, pickup arm, getaway, tone arm

  8. pickupnoun

    the act or process of picking up or collecting from various places

    "garbage pickup is on Mondays and Thursdays"

    Synonyms:
    getaway, tone arm, pickup arm, cartridge, pickup truck, pick-me-up

  9. pickupnoun

    the act of taking aboard passengers or freight

    Synonyms:
    getaway, tone arm, pickup arm, cartridge, pickup truck, pick-me-up

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "pickup":

    pick-up, capture, truck, selections, collection, catchment, van

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How to use pickup in a sentence?

  1. Mara Gay:

    I was on Long Island this weekend visiting a really dear friend, and I was really disturbed i saw dozens and dozens of pickup trucks with expletives against Joe Biden on the back of them, Trump flags, and in some cases just dozens of American flags, which is also just disturbing. Essentially the message was clear: This is my country. This is not your country. I own this.

  2. Stefanie Birkmann:

    I’m not so pessimistic for the year as a whole. I think it will take some time to work this through, but I think we are seeing a pickup already in medium-size deal activity.

  3. Gu Meng:

    The demand pickup we saw in the past two months were mainly coming from southern and eastern parts of China. But these regions will soon enter their rainy season, which will add pressure on steel and therefore raw materials.

  4. Scott Colyer:

    We’re seeing a spike in the dollar, which has downward pressure on earnings for companies relying on exporting overseas…history would show that today’s reaction might be a little confused, but over the next week, or month or year, when you get a jobs pickup like this, it’s a sign of a healthy economy and future profits.

  5. Mahlem Mashuq:

    Based on our findings, 11 insurgents, four of them Pakistani Taliban, were traveling in a pickup truck that was hit by a drone strike, killing all of them.


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