the quantity of a crop that is harvested
"he sent the first picking of berries to the market"; "it was the biggest peach pick in years"
the act of picking (crops or fruit or hops etc.)
A gathering to pick fruit.
We went to a strawberry picking last June.
Items remaining after others have selected the best; scraps, as of food.
Income or other gains, especially if obtained in a unscrupulous or objectionable manner.
the act of digging or breaking up, as with a pick
the act of choosing, plucking, or gathering
that which is, or may be, picked or gleaned
pilfering; also, that which is pilfered
the pulverized shells of oysters used in making walks
rough sorting of ore
done or made as with a pointed tool; as, a picking sound
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Rank popularity for the word 'picking' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1936
The numerical value of picking in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of picking in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
Examples of picking in a Sentence
Of course not, I was just picking up my wife.
But no, we don’t have anybody picking off folks.
There will definitely not be any cherry picking, out is out.
We're not picking out colors for the truck yet. pretty tight-lipped.
We are on the verge of picking, perhaps, someone who cannot do this job.
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