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Pic vs. Pick

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  • Pic (noun)

    A picture, especially a photographic image.

  • Pic (noun)

    A film.

  • Pick (noun)

    A tool used for digging; a pickaxe.

  • Pick (noun)

    A tool for unlocking a lock without the original key; a lock pick, picklock.

  • Pick (noun)

    A comb with long widely spaced teeth, for use with tightly curled hair.

  • Pick (noun)

    A choice; ability to choose.

  • Pick (noun)

    That which would be picked or chosen first; the best.

  • Pick (noun)

    A screen.

  • Pick (noun)

    An offensive tactic in which a player stands so as to block a defender from reaching a teammate.

  • Pick (noun)

    An interception.

  • Pick (noun)

    A good defensive play by an infielder.

  • Pick (noun)

    A pickoff.

  • Pick (noun)

    A tool used for strumming the strings of a guitar; a plectrum.

  • Pick (noun)

    A pointed hammer used for dressing millstones.

  • Pick (noun)

    A pike or spike; the sharp point fixed in the center of a buckler.

  • Pick (noun)

    A particle of ink or paper embedded in the hollow of a letter, filling up its face, and causing a spot on a printed sheet.

  • Pick (noun)

    That which is picked in, as with a pointed pencil, to correct an unevenness in a picture.

  • Pick (noun)

    The blow that drives the shuttle, used in calculating the speed of a loom (in picks per minute); hence, in describing the fineness of a fabric, a weft thread.

    "so many picks to an inch"

  • Pick (verb)

    To grasp and pull with the fingers or fingernails.

    "Don't pick at that scab."

    "He picked his nose."

  • Pick (verb)

    To removing it from the plant to which it is attached; to harvest an entire plant by removing it from the ground.

    "It's time to pick the tomatoes."

  • Pick (verb)

    To pull apart or away, especially with the fingers; to pluck.

    "She picked flowers in the meadow."

    "to pick feathers from a fowl"

  • Pick (verb)

    To take up; especially, to gather from here and there; to collect; to bring together.

    "to pick rags"

  • Pick (verb)

    To remove something from somewhere with a pointed instrument, with the fingers, or with the teeth.

    "to pick the teeth; to pick a bone; to pick a goose; to pick a pocket"

  • Pick (verb)

    To decide upon, from a set of options; to select.

    "I'll pick the one with the nicest name."

    "Seek an opportunity to quarrel or argue with someone."

  • Pick (verb)

    To recognise the type of ball being bowled by a bowler by studying the position of the hand and arm as the ball is released.

    "He didn't pick the googly, and was bowled."

  • Pick (verb)

    To pluck the individual strings of a musical instrument or to play such an instrument.

    "He picked a tune on his banjo."

  • Pick (verb)

    To open (a lock) with a wire, lock pick, etc.

  • Pick (verb)

    To eat slowly, sparingly, or by morsels; to nibble.

  • Pick (verb)

    To do anything fastidiously or carefully, or by attending to small things; to select something with care.

  • Pick (verb)

    To steal; to pilfer.

  • Pick (verb)

    To throw; to pitch.

  • Pick (verb)

    To peck at, as a bird with its beak; to strike at with anything pointed; to act upon with a pointed instrument; to pierce; to prick, as with a pin.

  • Pick (verb)

    To separate or open by means of a sharp point or points.

    "to pick matted wool, cotton, oakum, etc."

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  • Pic (noun)

    A Turkish cloth measure, varying from 18 to 28 inches.

  • Pick

    To throw; to pitch.

  • Pick

    To peck at, as a bird with its beak; to strike at with anything pointed; to act upon with a pointed instrument; to pierce; to prick, as with a pin.

  • Pick

    To separate or open by means of a sharp point or points; as, to pick matted wool, cotton, oakum, etc.

  • Pick

    To open (a lock) as by a wire.

  • Pick

    To pull apart or away, especially with the fingers; to pluck; to gather, as fruit from a tree, flowers from the stalk, feathers from a fowl, etc.

  • Pick

    To remove something from with a pointed instrument, with the fingers, or with the teeth; as, to pick the teeth; to pick a bone; to pick a goose; to pick a pocket.

  • Pick

    To choose; to select; to separate as choice or desirable; to cull; as, to pick one's company; to pick one's way; - often with out.

  • Pick

    To take up; esp., to gather from here and there; to collect; to bring together; as, to pick rags; - often with up; as, to pick up a ball or stones; to pick up information.

  • Pick

    To trim.

  • Pick (verb)

    To eat slowly, sparingly, or by morsels; to nibble.

  • Pick (verb)

    To do anything nicely or carefully, or by attending to small things; to select something with care.

  • Pick (verb)

    To steal; to pilfer.

  • Pick (noun)

    A sharp-pointed tool for picking; - often used in composition; as, a toothpick; a picklock.

  • Pick (noun)

    A heavy iron tool, curved and sometimes pointed at both ends, wielded by means of a wooden handle inserted in the middle, - used for digging ino the ground by quarrymen, roadmakers, etc.; also, a pointed hammer used for dressing millstones.

  • Pick (noun)

    A pike or spike; the sharp point fixed in the center of a buckler.

  • Pick (noun)

    Choice; right of selection; as, to have one's pick; in cat breeding, the owner of a stud gets the pick of the litter.

  • Pick (noun)

    That which would be picked or chosen first; the best; as, the pick of the flock.

  • Pick (noun)

    A particle of ink or paper imbedded in the hollow of a letter, filling up its face, and occasioning a spot on a printed sheet.

  • Pick (noun)

    That which is picked in, as with a pointed pencil, to correct an unevenness in a picture.

  • Pick (noun)

    The blow which drives the shuttle, - the rate of speed of a loom being reckoned as so many picks per minute;

Webster Dictionary
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  • Pic (noun)

    a form of entertainment that enacts a story by a sequence of images giving the illusion of continuous movement;

    "they went to a movie every Saturday night"

    "the film was shot on location"

  • Pic (noun)

    a picture of a person or scene in the form of a print or transparent slide; recorded by a camera on light-sensitive material

  • Pick (noun)

    the person or thing chosen or selected;

    "he was my pick for mayor"

  • Pick (noun)

    the quantity of a crop that is harvested;

    "he sent the first picking of berries to the market"

    "it was the biggest peach pick in years"

  • Pick (noun)

    the best people or things in a group;

    "the cream of England's young men were killed in the Great War"

  • Pick (noun)

    the yarn woven across the warp yarn in weaving

  • Pick (noun)

    a small thin device (of metal or plastic or ivory) used to pluck a stringed instrument

  • Pick (noun)

    a thin sharp implement used for picking;

    "he used a pick to clean dirt out of the cracks"

  • Pick (noun)

    a heavy iron tool with a wooden handle and a curved head that is pointed on both ends;

    "they used picks and sledges to break the rocks"

  • Pick (noun)

    a basketball maneuver; obstructing an opponent with one's body;

    "he was called for setting an illegal pick"

  • Pick (noun)

    the act of choosing or selecting;

    "your choice of colors was unfortunate"

    "you can take your pick"

  • Pick (verb)

    select carefully from a group;

    "She finally picked her successor"

    "He picked his way carefully"

  • Pick (verb)

    look for and gather;

    "pick mushrooms"

    "pick flowers"

  • Pick (verb)

    harass with constant criticism;

    "Don't always pick on your little brother"

  • Pick (verb)

    provoke;

    "pick a fight or a quarrel"

  • Pick (verb)

    remove in small bits;

    "pick meat from a bone"

  • Pick (verb)

    remove unwanted substances from, such as feathers or pits;

    "Clean the turkey"

  • Pick (verb)

    pilfer or rob;

    "pick pockets"

  • Pick (verb)

    pay for something;

    "pick up the tab"

    "pick up the burden of high-interest mortgages"

    "foot the bill"

  • Pick (verb)

    pull lightly but sharply with a plucking motion;

    "he plucked the strings of his mandolin"

  • Pick (verb)

    attack with or as if with a pickaxe of ice or rocky ground, for example;

    "Pick open the ice"

  • Pick (verb)

    hit lightly with a picking motion

  • Pick (verb)

    eat intermittently; take small bites of;

    "He pieced at the sandwich all morning"

    "She never eats a full meal--she just nibbles"

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