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. locate (a moving entity) by means of a tracking system such as radar
  2. Obtains,gets hold of,eg,he acquires his parents house on their death
  3. come to have or undergo a change of (physical features and attributes); "He grew a beard";
  4. 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"
  5. 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"
  6. gain knowledge or skills; "She learned dancing from her sister"; "I learned Sanskrit"; "Children acquire language at an amazing rate"
  7. come into the possession of something concrete or abstract; "She got a lot of paintings from her uncle"; "They acquired a new pet"; "Ge
ARREST
  1. the act of apprehending (especially apprehending a criminal); "the policeman on the beat got credit for the collar"
  2. take into custody; "the police nabbed the suspected criminals"
  3. the state of inactivity following an interruption;
  4. attract and fix; "His look caught her"; "She caught his eye"; "Catch the attention of the waiter"
  5. cause to stop; "Halt the engines"; "Arrest the progress"; "halt the presses"
DETECT
  1. discover or determine the existence, presence, or fact of; "
GET
  1. enter or assume a certain state or condition; "He became annoyed when he heard the bad news"; "It must be getting more serious"; "her face went red with anger"; "She went into ecstasy"; "Get going!"
  2. apprehend and reproduce accurately; "She really caught the spirit of the place in her drawings"; "She got the mood just right in her photographs"
  3. take the first step or steps in carrying out an action; "We began working at dawn"; "Who will start?"; "Get working as soon as the sun rises!"; "The first tourists began to arrive in Cambodia"; "He began early in the day"; "Let's get down to work now"
  4. evoke an emotional response; "Brahms's `Requiem' gets me every time"
  5. ions"
  6. a return on a shot that seemed impossible to reach and would normally have resulted in a point for the opponent
  7. irritate; "Her childish behavior really get to me"; "His lying really gets me"
  8. grasp with the mind or develop an understanding of; "did you catch
HEAR
  1. 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"
  2. receive a communication from someone; "We heard nothing from our son for five years"
  3. perceive (sound) via the auditory sense
  4. listen and pay attention; "Listen to your father"; "We must hear the expert before we make a decision"
  5. examine or hear (evidence or a case) by judicial process; "The jury had heard all the evidence"; "The case will be tried in California"
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. lifting device consisting of a platform or cage that is raised and lowered mechanically in a vertical shaft in order to move people from one floor to another in a building
  2. take hold of something and move it to a different location; "lift the box onto the table"
  3. one of the layers forming the heel of a shoe or boot
  4. perform cosmetic surgery on someone's face
  5. move upward; "The fog lifted"; "The smoke arose from the forest fire"; "The mist uprose from the meadows"
  6. a device worn in a shoe or boot to make the wearer look taller or to correct a shortened leg
  7. remove from a surface; "the detective carefully lifted some fingerprints from the table"
  8. move upwards; "lift one's eyes"
  9. a powered conveyance that carries skiers up a hill
  10. take off or away by decreasing; "lift the pressure"
  11. raise from a lower to a higher position; "Raise your hands"; "Lift a load"
  12. a wave that lifts the surface of t
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. s"
  2. Got
  3. ions"
  4. come into possession of;
SENSE
  1. sound practical judgment; "Common sense is not so common"; "he hasn't got the sense God gave little green apples"; "fortunately she had the good sense to run away"
  2. comprehend; "I sensed the real meaning of his letter"
  3. the faculty through which the external world is apprehended; "in the dark he had to depend on touch and on his senses of smell and hearing"
  4. become aware of not through the senses but instinctively; "I sense his hostility"; "i smell trouble"; "smell out corruption"
  5. a general conscious awareness; "a sense of security"; "a sense of happiness"; "a sense of danger"; "a sense of self"
  6. 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"
  7. a natural appreciation or ability; "a keen musical sense"; "a good sense of timing"
  8. detect some circumstance or entity auto
Clue Database Last Updated: 16/12/2018 9:00am

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