pickings

plural noun pick·ings \ ˈpi-kiŋz , -kənz \

Definition of pickings

: something that is picked or picked up: such as
a : gleanable or eatable fragments : scraps
b : yield or return for effort expended
  • easy pickings
  • slim pickings

First Known Use of pickings

1642



PICKINGS Defined for English Language Learners

pickings

noun

Definition of pickings for English Language Learners

  • : opportunities for getting the things you want or need


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