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pick

[pɪk]
noun
1. [tool]   piqueta f
2. [for guitar]   púa f
3. [selection]
 take your pick   escoge el que quieras
4. [best]
 the pick of   lo mejor de


   

pick

[pɪk]
transitive verb Conjugation
1. [team, winner]   Conjugation seleccionar
[time, book, dress]   Conjugation elegir
 to pick one's way across or through   andar con tiento por
2. [fruit, flowers]   Conjugation coger
3. [remove - hairs etc]
 to pick something off something   quitar algo de algo
4. [nose]   hurgarse
[teeth]   mondarse
[scab, spot]   Conjugation arrancarse
5. [provoke]
 to pick a fight/quarrel (with)   buscar pelea/bronca (con)
6. [open - lock]   Conjugation forzar (con ganzúa)


   

pick

[pɪk]
intransitive verb Conjugation
 he can afford to pick and choose   puede permitirse el lujo de ser exigente

  

pick at


transitive verb inseparable Conjugation
1. [food]   Conjugation picar, Conjugation picotear
2. [scab, spot]   rascarse


  

pick on


transitive verb inseparable Conjugation
  meterse con


  

pick out


transitive verb separable Conjugation
1. [recognize]   Conjugation reconocer
2. [identify]   Conjugation identificar
3. [select]   Conjugation escoger, Conjugation elegir


  

pick up


transitive verb separable Conjugation
1. [generally]   Conjugation recoger
 she's picking us up at seven   pasará a buscarnos a las siete
 to pick up the pieces (fig)   volver a la normalidad
2. [lift up]   Conjugation levantar
[the phone]   Conjugation descolgar
3. [buy, acquire]   Conjugation adquirir
 to pick up speed   cobrar velocidad
4. [illness, bug]   Conjugation contraer
5. [learn - tips, language]   Conjugation aprender
[ - habit]   Conjugation adquirir
6. [subj: police]
 to pick somebody up for something   coger a alguien por algo
7. (inf) [find partner]   ligar con
8. RADIO & TELEC   Conjugation captar, Conjugation recibir
9. [start again]   Conjugation reanudar


  

pick up


intransitive verb Conjugation
1. [improve]   Conjugation mejorar
2. [start again]   Conjugation seguir
3. [wind]   Conjugation aumentar


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