Pick up - Crossword Clue

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Pick up.

ACQUIRE
ARREST
COLLECT
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. the act of apprehending (especially apprehending a criminal); "the policeman on the beat got credit for the collar"
  2. the state of inactivity following an interruption;
  3. take into custody; "the police nabbed the suspected criminals"
  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"
COLLECT
  1. a short prayer generally preceding the lesson in the Church of Rome or the Church of England
  2. assemble or get together; "gather some stones"; "pull your thoughts together"
  3. make a telephone call or mail a package so that the recipient pays; "call collect"; "send a package collect"
  4. get or bring together; "accumulate evidence"
  5. call for and obtain payment of; "we collected over a million dollars in outstanding debts"; "he collected the rent"
  6. get or gather together; "I am accumulating evidence for the man's unfaithfulness to his wife"; "She is amassing a lot of data for her thesis"; "She rolled up a small fortune"
  7. gather or collect; "You can get the results on Monday"; "She picked up the children at the day care center"; "They pick up our trash twice a week"
  8. payable by the recipient on delivery; "a collect call"; "the letter came collect"; "a COD parcel"
DETECT
  1. discover or determine the existence, presence, or fact of; "
GET
  1. perceive by hearing; "I didn't catch your name"; "She didn't get his name when they met the first time"
  2. take vengeance on or get even; "We'll get them!"; "That'll fix him good!"; "This time I got him"
  3. purchase; "What did you get at the toy store?"
  4. make children; "Abraham begot Isaac"; "Men often father children but don't recognize them"
  5. succeed in catching or seizing, especially after a chase; "We finally got the suspect"; "Did you catch the thief?"
  6. 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"
  7. undergo (as of injuries and illnesses); "She suffered a fracture in the accident"; "He had an insulin shock after eating three candy bars"; "She got a bruise on her leg"; "He got his arm broken in the scuffle"
  8. reach with a blow or hit in a particular spot; "the
HEAR
  1. listen and pay attention; "Listen to your father"; "We must hear the expert before we make a decision"
  2. examine or hear (evidence or a case) by judicial process; "The jury had heard all the evidence"; "The case will be tried in California"
  3. 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"
  4. receive a communication from someone; "We heard nothing from our son for five years"
  5. perceive (sound) via the auditory sense
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. invigorate or heighten; "lift my spirits"; "lift his ego"
  2. a device worn in a shoe or boot to make the wearer look taller or to correct a shortened leg
  3. call to stop the hunt or to retire, as of hunting dogs
  4. a powered conveyance that carries skiers up a hill
  5. a wave that lifts the surface of the water or ground
  6. cancel officially; "He revoked the ban on smoking"; "lift an embargo"; "vacate a death sentence"
  7. the event of something being raised upward; "an elevation of the temperature in the afternoon"; "a raising of the land resulting from volcanic activity"
  8. make audible; "He lifted a war whoop"
  9. the component of the aerodynamic forces acting on an airfoil that opposes gravity
  10. take (root crops) out of the ground; "lift potatoes"
  11. fly people or goods to or from places not accessible by other means; "Food is airlifted into Bosnia"
  12. raise or haul up with or as if with mechanical help; "ho
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"
  4. Got
SENSE
  1. 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"
  2. detect some circumstance or entity automatically; "This robot can sense the presence of people in the room"; "particle detectors sense ionization"
  3. 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"
  4. 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"
  5. a general conscious awareness; "a sense of security"; "a sense of happiness"; "a sense of danger"; "a sense of self"
  6. a natural appreciation or ability; "a keen musical sense"; "a good sense of timing"
  7. the meaning of a word or expression; the way in which a word or expression or sit
Clue Database Last Updated: 19/06/2019 9:00am

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