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pickings

Saltos de línea: pick|ings
Pronunciación: /ˈpɪkɪŋz
 
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Definición de pickings en inglés:

plural sustantivo

1Profits or gains that are made effortlessly or dishonestly: thieves found easy pickings in the underprotected bedsits
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • It did not take him long to realise that much of the system of locum recruitment and payment was infected by barely controlled chaos and promised the dishonest rich pickings.
  • But by warning people that burglars are on the prowl, it is hoped the criminals will not be able to take advantage of any easy pickings.
  • Gas companies profit when oil prices rise, and face slim pickings indeed when times are rough.
2Remaining scraps or leftovers.
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • From there they would get first pickings at the garbage.
  • For those that fail, the remaining pickings may be small.
  • I’ve been out on several mini forays where many large families have obviously harvested there before me and the remaining pickings were thin.

Palabras que riman con pickings

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Pronunciación: ˈkɒləkwi
noun
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