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cherry–pick

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verb cher·ry–pick \ˈcher-ē-ˌpik\

Simple Definition of cherry–pick

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

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of cherry–pick

  1. intransitive verb
  2. :  to select the best or most desirable

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


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