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Synonyms for pluck

Synonyms for pluck

Synonyms for pluck

the trait of showing courage and determination in spite of possible loss or injury

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the act of pulling and releasing a taut cord

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pull or pull out sharply

sell something to or obtain something from by energetic and especially underhanded activity

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pull lightly but sharply with a plucking motion

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strip of feathers

look for and gather

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At half the price of most commercial pluckers, his Easy Pluck is ideal for hunting shacks or backyard Chicken producers.
Pluck 2006 took place in the 255-seat Alley Citigroup Theater.
Nonetheless, comparison of Figure 4 with Figure 2 suggests that downward plucks in money generally correspond to downward plucks in real output; and with Figure 3, that both downward and upward plucks in money generally correspond to both downward and upward plucks in nominal income.
Feedback Applications: Pluck Reactions, Ratings, Polls, Comments and Reviews can be used singularly or in any combination to drive valued customer perspectives.
Another possible cause could be that the cage is too small, which can lead to feather damage that the bird will pluck at.
Melbourne, Jan 10 (ANI): Cheryl Cole has revealed that she no longer plucks her eyebrows after her friends suspected that she had Botox after she over-plucked her eyebrows.
For Saxotech customers who want to take the next step, and want to get very serious about organizing communities, we have integrated with Pluck to deliver the best-of-class community conversation solution," he said.
You'll know when they're ready to pluck by the gamey smell.
But probably don't bother to buy the birds "in the feather" (self explanatory I hope) as they can be really time consuming to pluck.
Pluck is one such feisty RSS reader, and with version 2.
The midfielder scored two goals and set up another for Colin Pluck as the hosts continued the form which has seen them pushing for promotion from the Third Division.
The extended feature set from Pluck, Demand Media's social media platform that helps digital marketers build consumer communities, gives brands and their agency partners new tools to create engaging social experiences in mobile applications.
23pm, live on ATR Transylvania Stakes G3 Keeneland, 1m1/2f, turf, 3yo BREEDERS' Cup winner Pluck (Graham Motion/Garrett Gomez), who is in line for a crack at the French Guineas, provides the focus of interest on Friday, the opening day of Keeneland's spring meeting, writes Nicholas Godfrey.
An employment tribunal unanimously found in favour of betting shop chain David Pluck, who they said had acted "properly and fairly" in dismissing Michelle Seaborn.