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  1. pluckingnoun

    An act in which something is plucked

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  1. Plucking

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of plucking in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of plucking in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of plucking in a Sentence

  1. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    Flowers represent hope for us; but we do not represent hope for them! Let us keep the flowers in the soil; no plucking!

  2. Jean Baptiste Colbert:

    The art of taxation consists in so plucking the goose as to obtain the largest possible amount of feathers with the smallest amount of hissing.

  3. Virginia:

    If we didn't live venturously, plucking the wild goat by the beard, and trembling over precipices, we should never be depressed, I've no doubt but already should be faded, fatalistic and aged.

  4. Chinese Proverb:

    Listen to all, plucking a feather from every passing goose, but, follow no one absolutely.

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