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  Words related to pickup

Related / Similar Words: cartridge, pickup truck, pick-me-up, tone arm, pickup arm, getaway

 

Definition:
  • the act of taking aboard passengers or freight;
  • the act or process of picking up or collecting from various places; "garbage pickup is on Mondays and Thursdays";
  • an electro-acoustic transducer that is the part of the arm of a record player that holds the needle and that is removable;
  • a light truck with an open body and low sides and a tailboard;
  • anything with restorative powers; "she needed the pickup that coffee always gave her";
  • mechanical device consisting of a light balanced arm that carries the cartridge;
  • the attribute of being capable of rapid acceleration; "his car has a lot of pickup";
  • a warrant to take someone into custody; "put out a pickup on that man";
  • a casual acquaintance; often made in hope of sexual relationships;

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    Hyponyms: garbage collection, garbage pickup, trash collection, trash pickup, crystal pickup, technical

     

    Part Meronyms: transportation, transfer, transferral, conveyance, record player, phonograph

     

    Derivational Morphology: pick up, collect, gather up, call for, perk up, perk, percolate, gain vigor, collar, nail, apprehend, arrest, nab, cop

     

     
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