Pick up - Crossword Clue

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Pick up.

ACQUIRE
ARREST
DETECT
GET
HEAR
INTENSIFY
LEARN
LIFT
NAB
OBTAIN
SENSE
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ACQUIRE
  1. come to have or undergo a change of (physical features and attributes); "He grew a beard";
  2. take on a certain form, attribute, or aspect; "His voice took on a sad tone"; "The story took a new turn"; "he adopted an air of superiority"; "She assumed strange manners"; "The gods assume human or animal form in these fables"
  3. gain through experience; "I acquired a strong aversion to television"; "Children must develop a sense of right and wrong"; "Dave developed leadership qualities in his new position"; "develop a passion for painting"
  4. gain knowledge or skills; "She learned dancing from her sister"; "I learned Sanskrit"; "Children acquire language at an amazing rate"
  5. come into the possession of something concrete or abstract; "She got a lot of paintings from her uncle"; "They acquired a new pet"; "Get your results the next day"; "Get permission to take a few days off from work"
  6. win something through one's efforts; "I acquired a passing knowledg
ARREST
  1. take into custody; "the police nabbed the suspected criminals"
  2. attract and fix; "His look caught her"; "She caught his eye"; "Catch the attention of the waiter"
  3. cause to stop; "Halt the engines"; "Arrest the progress"; "halt the presses"
  4. the act of apprehending (especially apprehending a criminal); "the policeman on the beat got credit for the collar"
  5. the state of inactivity following an interruption;
DETECT
  1. discover or determine the existence, presence, or fact of; "
GET
  1. ions"
  2. irritate; "Her childish behavior really get to me"; "His lying really gets me"
  3. grasp with the mind or develop an understanding of; "did you catch that allusion?"; "We caught something of his theory in the lecture"; "don't catch your meaning"; "did you get it?"; "She didn't get the joke"; "I just don't get him"
  4. reach a destination; arrive by movement or progress; "She arrived home at 7 o'clock"; "She didn't get to Chicago until after midnight"
  5. be a mystery or bewildering to;
  6. a return on a shot that seemed impossible to reach and would normally have resulted in a point for the opponent
  7. reach and board; "She got the bus just as it was leaving"
  8. reach by calculation; "What do you get when you add up these numbers?"
  9. leave immediately; used usually in the imperative form; "Scram!"
  10. cause to do; cause to act in a specified manner;
  11. go through (mental or physical states or experiences); "get an
HEAR
  1. receive a communication from someone; "We heard nothing from our son for five years"
  2. perceive (sound) via the auditory sense
  3. listen and pay attention; "Listen to your father"; "We must hear the expert before we make a decision"
  4. examine or hear (evidence or a case) by judicial process; "The jury had heard all the evidence"; "The case will be tried in California"
  5. get to know or become aware of, usually accidentally; "I learned that she has two grown-up children"; "I see that you have been promoted"
INTENSIFY
  1. become more intense; "The debate intensified"; "His dislike for raw fish only deepened in Japan"
  2. make more intense, stronger, or more marked; "The efforts were intensified", "Her rudeness intensified his dislike for her"; "Pot smokers claim it heightens their awareness"; "This event only deepened my convictions"
  3. increase in extent or intensity; "The Allies escalated the bombing"
  4. make the chemically affected part of (a negative) denser or more opaque in order produce a stronger contrast between light and dark
LEARN
  1. gain knowledge or skills; "She learned dancing from her sister"; "I learned Sanskrit"; "Children acquire language at an amazing rate"
  2. get to know or become aware of, usually accidentally; "I learned that she has two grown-up children"; "I see that you have been promoted"
  3. be a student of a certain subject; "She is reading for the bar exam"
  4. commit to memory; learn by heart; "Have you memorized your lines for the play yet?"
  5. impart skills or knowledge to; "I taught them French"; "He instructed me in building a boat"
LIFT
  1. remove from a surface; "the detective carefully lifted some fingerprints from the table"
  2. move upwards; "lift one's eyes"
  3. take off or away by decreasing; "lift the pressure"
  4. raise from a lower to a higher position; "Raise your hands"; "Lift a load"
  5. remove from a seedbed or from a nursery; "lift the tulip bulbs"
  6. make off with belongings of others
  7. the act of raising something; "he responded with a lift of his eyebrow"; "fireman learn several different raises for getting ladders up"
  8. remove (hair) by scalping
  9. take illegally; "rustle cattle"
  10. a ride in a car; "he gave me a lift home"
  11. put an end to; "lift a ban"; "raise a siege"
  12. take without referencing from someone else's writing or speech; of intellectual property
  13. transportation of people or goods by air (especially when other means of access are unavailable)
  14. rise upward, as from pressure or moisture; "The floor i
NAB
  1. seize suddenly
  2. take into custody; "the police nabbed the suspected criminals"
  3. tag the base runner to get him out
OBTAIN
  1. ions"
  2. come into possession of;
  3. s"
SENSE
  1. a natural appreciation or ability; "a keen musical sense"; "a good sense of timing"
  2. comprehend; "I sensed the real meaning of his letter"
  3. the meaning of a word or expression; the way in which a word or expression or situation can be interpreted; "the dictionary gave several senses for the word"; "in the best sense charity is really a duty"; "the signifier is linked to the signified"
  4. become aware of not through the senses but instinctively; "I sense his hostility"; "i smell trouble"; "smell out corruption"
  5. perceive by a physical sensation, e.g., coming from the skin or muscles; "He felt the wind"; "She felt an object brushing her arm"; "He felt his flesh crawl"; "She felt the heat when she got out of the car"
  6. detect some circumstance or entity automatically; "This robot can sense the presence of people in the room"; "particle detectors sense ionization"
  7. sound practical judgment; "Common sense is not so common"; "he hasn't got t
Clue Database Last Updated: 18/09/2018 9:00am

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