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pick out

1 (v + adv) choose TRANSITIVEroghnaigh verb  c m upioc verb  c m u 2 (v + adv) remove TRANSITIVEpioc amach PhrV  c m utóg amach  c m uI picked the ball out of the net phioc mé an liathróid amach as an eangach
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3 (v + adv) highlight TRANSITIVEpioc amach PhrV  c m uaibhsigh verb  c m uthe spotlight picked out a small boat phioc an spotsolas amach báidín beaghe picked out the frame in blue d'aibhsigh sé an fráma le dath gorm 4 (v + adv) make out TRANSITIVEpioc amach PhrV  c m udéan amach PhrV  c m uaithin verb  c m ucould you pick him out of a crowd? an mbeifeá in ann é a phiocadh amach as slua?, an aithneofá as slua é? 5 (v + adv) MUS tune TRANSITIVEbheith ag méirínteacht leshe sat at the piano picking out tunes shuigh sí ag an bpianó ag méirínteacht le tiúineanna → see pick