Pick in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Pick

To grasp and pull with the fingers or fingernails. | To harvest a fruit or vegetable for consumption by removing it from the plant to which it is attached; to harvest an entire plant by removing it from the ground. | To pull apart or away, especially with the fingers; to pluck.

Short Example Sentences for Pick

  • 1. Since then they let me pick my substitute. 🔊
  • 2. He appeared afraid to pick it up. 🔊
  • 3. I will come around and pick you up. 🔊
  • 4. I shall pick up the threads of all this presently. 🔊
  • 5. That pick is not meant for geological specimens at all. 🔊
  • 6. We can hold this course till we pick up the lights. 🔊
  • 7. Take cold cooked bluefish, flake it and pick out the bones. 🔊
  • 8. In the spring of 1777 we are able to pick up his trail again. 🔊
  • 9. They don't pick holes up north. 🔊
  • 10. Why don't you pick up a little around here? 🔊
  • 11. He is good enough not to pick us out, but we are included with the rest. 🔊
  • 12. Take out the meat, remove all the bones and pick the meat into small pieces. 🔊
  • 13. A man's easy enough to pick up anywhere, goodness knows! 🔊
  • 14. There they began to pick off the American gunners one by one. 🔊
  • 15. Then I say you must either pick up the handkerchief or have a whipping. 🔊
  • 16. Get your piece ready to pick up, and aim the moment I give the word. 🔊
  • 17. A half-dozen men sprang forward to pick it up, but Keith was ahead of them. 🔊

How to use Pick in Sentences?

  • 1. My theory is never to make a child have a whipping and pick up the handkerchief too. 🔊
  • 2. For contingency is blind, and does not pick and choose a particular sort of events. 🔊
  • 3. And now immense flocks of wood pigeons flutter in the trees or pick up the food from beneath. 🔊
  • 4. Cloete takes him to have a drink or two, and by and by he begins to pick up. . . 🔊
  • 5. For pleasurable excitement, to say nothing of profit, the pick of all poaching is for grouse. 🔊
  • 6. The Maid had risen to her feet by this, and was stooping to pick up her fallen work. 🔊
  • 7. Boil 6 crabs, pick the meat out carefully, arrange a head of lettuce on a round platter. 🔊
  • 8. He reminded himself to pick up a carton of them on the way home; Mary might like them. 🔊
  • 9. I had my pick out of the lot, and knocked over a two-year-old for provision for me and Crop. 🔊
  • 10. He stood in front of her and watched Allen pick himself up off the floor, several yards away. 🔊
  • 11. I have a crow to pick with them myself; but that doesn't matter; I'd be in the game anyway. 🔊
  • 12. But when she tried to pick up the doll and carry her off, Mr. Jollyman flew at her in a fury. 🔊
  • 13. You see, we shall be outside the Gidney Shallows, and number twelve will pick us up. 🔊
  • 14. If I can pick up any Thing new for you, before I go hence, I will not fail to send it to you. 🔊
  • 15. As they are about to return home at nightfall they pick up a casual black dog that has been circling around them. 🔊
  • 16. Take a can of salmon, pick it out carefully and arrange on lettuce leaves with a mayonnaise dressing. 🔊
  • 17. She was too old for hope, and without the courage to pick up the broken bits of her masterpiece and put them together again. 🔊
  • 18. They play for lunches, or take up a collection from the crowd, most any way to pick up a few pennies. 🔊