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picking one brains

  • as inask
  • as inquestion
  • as inquiz
  • as inconsult
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Synonyms for picking one brains

verb question
  • challenge
  • demand
  • inquire
  • quiz
  • request
  • buzz
  • canvass
  • catechize
  • direct
  • enjoin
  • examine
  • grill
  • hit
  • institute
  • interrogate
  • investigate
  • needle
  • pump
  • query
  • roast
  • sweat
  • cross-examine
  • give the third degree
  • go over
  • hunt for
  • pick one's brains
  • pop the question
  • pry into
  • put the screws to
  • put through the wringer

Antonyms for picking one brains

  • answer
  • reply
  • ignore
  • claim
  • command
  • disinvite
  • insist
  • repudiate
  • tell
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to picking one brains

ask

verb. question

consult

verb. ask, confer

question

verb. ask for answer

quiz

verb. question
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.