pick up


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  • verb

Synonyms for pick up

take and lift upward

take up by hand

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give a passenger or a hitchhiker a lift

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gather or collect

get in addition, as an increase

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take into custody

buy casually or spontaneously

register (perceptual input)

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lift out or reflect from a background

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meet someone for sexual purposes

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improve significantly

perceive with the senses quickly, suddenly, or momentarily

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eat by pecking at, like a bird

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gain or regain energy

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Last year, we introduced a pick up request on our homepage for customers issuing Call Tags for packages that have already been delivered to consignees," explained Bram Johnson, senior vice president of Marketing and Strategic Planning for RPS.
What we've done is set up four tables in the lower lobby of Church Street, where tenants can pick up their mail Monday thru Friday between the fours of 9 a.
The city initially split the pick-ups, giving Bayonne-based Elite Waste Disposal the two-month contract to pick up recycling, but when the company missed pick-ups in August, city officials hired Suburban Disposal which was already picking up garbage to additionally cover recycling pick-ups.
The distribution center will enable 20 Metrowest area hunger-relief agencies to pick up food in Natick rather than travel to The Greater Boston Food Bank's main warehouse in Boston.
Encourage your customer to arrange for quick pick up of the shipment, so that it does not have to sit for long periods in warehouses or cargo terminals, and to inspect the shipment at the moment they receive it.