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picked

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singled out from a number or group as more to one's liking
  • a picked group of people for the project
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picked

verb , past tense of pick

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1 to catch or collect (a crop or natural resource) for human use
  • pick peas and beans from the garden for dinner
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2 to decide to accept (someone or something) from a group of possibilities
  • I pick you as my partner
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4 to eat reluctantly and in small bites
  • still suffering from the shock of his wife's death, he could do no more than pick halfheartedly at his food
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5 to penetrate or hold (something) with a pointed object
  • continued to pick the block of ice until she was able to extract the shrimp
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