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noun as in boost

Strongest match

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While his daily trash pickups are mostly a one-man mission, “I would love to see more people do it,” he said.

The driver of the pickup truck suffered what police called non-life-threatening injuries.

“AAU, high school, pickup games — we’ve always been there,” Morsell’s mom said.

According to a company spokesperson it’s no longer offering that promotion, though pickup is offered at a reduced rate for merchants.

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He said that when in-person dining was closed, the bar’s “operations continued by ramping up pickup and delivery options.”

It was neither the best nor worst pickup line I encountered that evening.

But some of his pickup methods might actually be criminal, according to the state of Nevada.

In his response, Cook spoke sensitively about the very real danger present in the general pickup community.

He was still working on his pickup technique, and felt there was nothing for him at university.

It combines pickup techniques supposedly inspired by evolutionary psychology with self-help pseudoscience.

The "time-machine" came to rest with a soft jar and a crashing of broken bushes that was audible through the sound pickup.

He raised his hand and waved to the news car, and when it swung its pickup around, he waved again.

It was inserted as a memorial to Samuel and Elizabeth Pickup.

The airjeep with the pickup circled back; the troops on the road and in the adjoining fields had broken.

Lieutenant Kalanang's jeep was hit; Lieutenant Vermaas is cutting in his pickup on the same wavelength.


On this page you'll find 14 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to pickup, such as: acceleration, impromptu, and stimulant.

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