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pick at

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to subject (someone) to constant scoldings and sharp reminders
  • Stop picking at your sister.

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“Pick at.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/pick%20at. Accessed 24 Nov. 2020.

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