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picking the brains of

phrase
present participle of pick the brains of

Synonyms of picking the brains of

to put a series of questions to
  • The conference presented an opportunity to pick the brains of some of the world's greatest scientists.

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“Picking the brains of.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/picking%20the%20brains%20of. Accessed 8 Dec. 2021.

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