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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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Printing bureaus that make pick-ups and deliveries can also save time and money by allowing their customers to print a master copy of their documents on the bureau's Printernet printer, rather than sending a driver to pick up the originals.
A typical PrimeTime shipment could involve three transportation segments, starting with a customer pick up, shipping via air or land, and ending with a delivery at the recipient's door anywhere in the world.
Pick ups along Mill Street include: Knob Cone, Brooke Road, Ledgewood and Castaldi.
A ticket for a Saturday evening performance of theWest End showof your choice fromour fabulous selection Free time in London Overnight stay at a 4 starouterLondon hotel with full English breakfast Return coach travel from the pick ups stated above London Theatre Dine & Dance 2 days from pounds 109.
CINCINNATI -- Pick Ups Plus (OTCBB:PUPS) a retail company that specializes in the automotive aftermarket accessory and environmental protection businesses today announced that its product line was featured at the recent 2006 China International Automotive Aftermarket Industry Fair ("CIAAI").