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Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Pickedadjective

    Sharp; smart.

    Etymology: pique, Fr.

    Let the stake be made picked at the top, that the jay may not settle on it. John Mortimer, Husbandry.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Picked

    of Pick

  2. Pickedadjective

    pointed; sharp

  3. Pickedadjective

    having a pike or spine on the back; -- said of certain fishes

  4. Pickedadjective

    carefully selected; chosen; as, picked men

  5. Pickedadjective

    fine; spruce; smart; precise; dianty

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  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'picked' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1760

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'picked' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1119

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of picked in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of picked in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of picked in a Sentence

  1. Joe Tillman Sr.:

    I was straight up with him and told him he could be straight up with me. Said his friend picked him up with another girl and took his money and kicked him out in Montgomery, couldn’t get much more out of him than that. He was very appreciative of the help from the police departments along the way and hopefully this gives him a better outlook for future decisions.

  2. Kristen Dahlgren:

    If I hadn't done that story, I might have ignored the change in my breast, i might have assumed a mammogram would have picked up cancer.

  3. Dominic Ongwen:

    I left at night with no shoes and no personal belongings, i passed through the hands of several militia, then (Sudan's) Janjaweed militia which later handed me over to the Seleka rebels. A local chief then called U.S. forces who came and picked me up.

  4. Judith Miller:

    I feel really good. At my age, we all have maintenance to do, but I don’t worry about lung cancer returning, i just picked up my life and continued as if it never happened.

  5. Wang Fuqing:

    Soy prices have picked up and with government soy subsidies, we may be able to make 700 yuan-800 yuan ($108-$124) per hectare.

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    A ultimo
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