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Verbs (43)
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gain vigor, pick up, perk up, percolate, perk
v. gain or regain energy; "I picked up after a nap"
pick up, turn around
v. improve significantly; go from bad to good; "Her performance in school picked up"
pick up
v. lift out or reflect from a background; "The scarf picks up the color of the skirt"; "His eyes picked up his smile"
get a line, find out, get wind, get word, see, discover, hear, learn, pick up
v. 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"
pick up
v. take up by hand; "He picked up the book and started to read"
pick up, cop, nab, arrest, apprehend, nail, collar
v. take into custody; "the police nabbed the suspected criminals"
pick up, lift up, intoxicate, uplift, elate
v. fill with high spirits; fill with optimism; "Music can uplift your spirits"
pick up
v. give a passenger or a hitchhiker a lift; "We picked up a hitchhiker on the highway"
gather up, lift up, pick up
v. take and lift upward
pick up, receive
v. register (perceptual input); "pick up a signal"
pick up
v. buy casually or spontaneously; "I picked up some food for a snack"
call for, gather up, pick up, collect
v. 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"
pick up
v. get in addition, as an increase; "The candidate picked up thousands of votes after his visit to the nursing home"
pick up
v. meet someone for sexual purposes; "he always tries to pick up girls in bars"
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Fuzzynyms (72)
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chirk up, cheer up, cheer
v. become cheerful
find out, ascertain, find, determine
v. establish after a calculation, investigation, experiment, survey, or study; "find the product of two numbers"; "The physicist who found the elusive particle won the Nobel Prize"
find out, learn, watch, ascertain, see, check, determine
v. find out, learn, or determine with certainty, usually by making an inquiry or other effort; "I want to see whether she speaks French"; "See whether it works"; "find out if he speaks Russian"; "Check whether the train leaves on time"
capture, catch, get
v. succeed in catching or seizing, especially after a chase; "We finally got the suspect"; "Did you catch the thief?"
pull together, collect, garner, gather
v. assemble or get together; "gather some stones"; "pull your thoughts together"
stop, intercept
v. seize on its way; "The fighter plane was ordered to intercept an aircraft that had entered the country's airspace"
bag
v. capture or kill, as in hunting; "bag a few pheasants"
catch
v. get or regain something necessary, usually quickly or briefly; "Catch some sleep"; "catch one's breath"
get under one's skin, get
v. irritate; "Her childish behavior really get to me"; "His lying really gets me"
find, discover
v. make a discovery, make a new finding; "Roentgen discovered X-rays"; "Physicists believe they found a new elementary particle"
enamor, becharm, enamour, enchant, entrance, bewitch, fascinate, charm, beguile, captivate, catch, trance, capture
v. attract; cause to be enamored; "She captured all the men's hearts"
whelm, sweep over, overtake, overcome, overpower, overwhelm
v. overcome, as with emotions or perceptual stimuli
gladden
v. become glad or happy
please
v. give satisfaction; "The waiters around her aim to please"
embolden, recreate, hearten, cheer
v. give encouragement to
find
v. perceive oneself to be in a certain condition or place; "I found myself in a difficult situation"; "When he woke up, he found himself in a hospital room"
unearth
v. bring to light; "The CIA unearthed a plot to kill the President"
clear, net
v. yield as a net profit; "This sale netted me $1 million"
draw, reap
v. get or derive; "He drew great benefits from his membership in the association"
raise
v. pronounce (vowels) by bringing the tongue closer to the roof of the mouth; "raise your `o'"
draw off, take out, draw, withdraw
v. remove (a commodity) from (a supply source); "She drew $2,000 from the account"; "The doctors drew medical supplies from the hospital's emergency bank"
Synonyms (15)
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change state, turn
v. undergo a transformation or a change of position or action; "We turned from Socialism to Capitalism"; "The people turned against the President when he stole the election"
pull together, collect, garner, gather
v. assemble or get together; "gather some stones"; "pull your thoughts together"
cull, pluck, pick
v. look for and gather; "pick mushrooms"; "pick flowers"
cull, pluck, pick
v. look for and gather; "pick mushrooms"; "pick flowers"
cull, pluck, pick
v. look for and gather; "pick mushrooms"; "pick flowers"
Antonyms (14)
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drop
v. fall or sink into a state of exhaustion or death; "shop til you drop"
lay, position, pose, place, set, put
v. put into a certain place or abstract location; "Put your things here"; "Set the tray down"; "Set the dogs on the scent of the missing children"; "Place emphasis on a certain point"
lay, position, pose, place, set, put
v. put into a certain place or abstract location; "Put your things here"; "Set the tray down"; "Set the dogs on the scent of the missing children"; "Place emphasis on a certain point"
demoralize
v. confuse or put into disorder; "the boss's behavior demoralized everyone in the office"
pick up
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