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pick up

pick up

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pick
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part of speech: phrase
definition 1: to lift up by hand.
The nurse picked up the baby when he began to cry.
synonyms:
lift, raise
definition 2: to make neat by putting objects in order.
I picked up my room, which was a mess.
similar words:
clean
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