cherry-pick


cher·ry–pick

verb \ˈcher-ē-ˌpik\

: to pick or accept the best people or things in a group

Full Definition of CHERRY-PICK

intransitive verb
:  to select the best or most desirable
transitive verb
:  to select as being the best or most desirable; also :  to select the best or most desirable from <cherry–picked the art collection>

First Known Use of CHERRY-PICK

1965

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