Definition of handpick in English:
Select carefully with a particular purpose in mind: the board’s executive director handpicked the review panel to ensure the vote (as adjective handpicked) a handpicked team
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- Ironically it was Shier's own new hand-picked team of executives, imported at great expense, who voted him out!
- She will spend a week relaxing in the Californian sunshine with a select team of stylists hand-picked from across the globe.
- Did it all hinge on the creation of an all-powerful executive council, hand-picked by Fontaine to circumvent the chiefs?
specially chosen, selected, invited;
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