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Definition of Pickup

Pickup

  1. Act of picking up, as, in various games, the fielding or hitting of a ball just after it strikes the ground.
  2. That which picks up;
  3. = Brush b.
  4. One that is picked up, as a meal hastily got up for the occasion, a chance acquaintance, an informal game, etc.

Pickup Quotations

Women are like cars: we all want a Ferrari, sometimes want a pickup truck, and end up with a station wagon.
Tim Allen

Teenagers talk about the idea of having each other's 'full attention.' They grew up in a culture of distraction. They remember their parents were on cell phones when they were pushed on swings as toddlers. Now, their parents text at the dinner table and don't look up from their BlackBerry when they come for end-of-school day pickup.
Sherry Turkle

You can play pickup basketball, but you can't really re-create football.
Peyton Manning

You may be a redneck if... you have spent more on your pickup truck than on your education.
Jeff Foxworthy

My uncles, who are farmers in Minooka, Illinois - I grew up with them and their pickup trucks and mustaches, and to me that was masculinity: big hairy sweaty guys who could pick up a bus.
Nick Offerman
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Pickup Translations

pickup in German is Schalldose
pickup in Spanish is recogida