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|present participle||picking up|
|past tense||picked up|
|past participle||picked up|
He picked the phone up and dialled.
She rushed to pick up the baby as soon as it started to cry.
Will you pick me up after the party?
I'll pick up my luggage in the morning.
They won't let him out of hospital until his health has picked up quite a lot.
This is the British English definition of pick up. View American English definition of pick up.
if a cat purrs, it makes a continuous quiet low sound because it is happy