- scraps or gleanings: the pickings of a feast.
- profits or gains; spoils.
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A fire that he insists is only picking up pace, according to top-secret intelligence briefings.
The truth is that Judd is really just picking an arbitrary number since there is no script.Inside Sony’s ‘Pineapple Express 2 Drama’: Leaked Emails Reveal Fight Over Stoner Comedy Sequel|William Boot|December 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Picking up cans and bags out of the bin and throwing them back, over and over.The Stacks: A Chicken Dinner That Mends Your Heart|Pete Dexter|December 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And they all agreed Blanc was undeniably good at picking up women.
Picking at an appetizer veggie platter is a good option as well.12 Thanksgiving Weight Loss Tips That Actually Work|DailyBurn|November 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
"Bar," said the Serbian stove-tender very quietly, picking up a specially curved one, and McLanahan took the other end.Steel|Charles Rumford Walker
They do not, however, keep more than twelve hours after picking, and then begin to ferment and taste like beer.The Khedive's Country|George Manville Fenn
So, first picking out a tree to go up in case of necessity, I knelt down and fired into the bunch, getting one.The Trail of The Badger|Sidford F. Hamp
"Yes, ma'am," sighed Nancy, picking up the half-dried pitcher—now so cold it must be rinsed again.Pollyanna|Eleanor H. Porter
So he again ascended into the tree-top, and finished his shaking in peace, and we our picking also.Pastoral Days|William Hamilton Gibson