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petits poissmall peasRate it:
petrol pumpcar fuel dispenserRate it:
pew pew pewIs like shoot the shit out of it, get it doneRate it:
phase downTo gradually reduce the size or scale ofRate it:
phase inTo introduce something little by little.Rate it:
phase outTo remove or relinquish the use of something little by little.Rate it:
philosophumena, the revelation of marcionName of a book from the second centuryRate it:
phone inTo deliver a message by telephone when etiquette demands the effort and respect conveyed by communication in person.Rate it:
phone inTo make a telephone call to a broadcasting station, especially to participate in a program being aired.Rate it:
phone inTo fulfill a responsibility with a minimum effort rather than the appropriate level of effort.Rate it:
phone inTo make an unseemly, timid performance; to be restrained and timid when bold action is called for.Rate it:
phone it into choose to deliver a message by telephone when etiquette demands the effort and respect conveyed by in person communicationRate it:
phone it inTo fulfill a responsibility with a minimum effort rather than the appropriate level of effort.Rate it:
phone it into make an unseemly timid performance; to be restrained and timid when bold action is called forRate it:
phone tagA situation in which two individuals attempting to contact each other by telephone repeatedly do not get a live person and instead trade messages, such as by voice mail.Rate it:
phone upto phone, to contact by telephoneRate it:
physical breakA short break in a meeting or in a classroom setting, intended to improve attention.Rate it:
pi%c3%a8ce de r%c3%a9sistanceA masterpiece; the most memorable accomplishment of one’s career or lifetime..Rate it:
pick apartUsed other than as an idiom: see pick, apart.Rate it:
pick apartTo review or analyse in great detail(idiomatic, transitive) To criticise (especially small details).Rate it:
pick apartTo criticise (especially small details).Rate it:
pick apartTo overcome by skilled execution.Rate it:
pick atTo touch, grab, handle, or pull tentatively or gingerly, using a utensil or one's fingers.Rate it:
pick atTo pick on or repeatedly criticize.Rate it:
pick away atTo continually or inexorably harm someone; to continue to do harm; to needle over time; to weaken someone over time.Rate it:
pick cornersTo choose a preference (as in predicting which boxer will win a match).Rate it:
pick gooseberrySynonym of play gooseberryRate it:
pick holesTo find weaknesses, errors or imperfections (in)Rate it:
pick of the litterThe best person or item in a group.Rate it:
pick offTo remove by picking.Rate it:
pick offTo shoot one by one.Rate it:
pick offTo dispose of tasks, obstacles, opponents etc. one by one.Rate it:
pick offTo throw out a runner by tagging them whilst they are not in contact with any of the three bases or home plate.Rate it:
pick offTo intercept, such as a ball in flight.Rate it:
pick onTo bully or make fun of a victim; to bother or harass.Rate it:
pick one's noseThe act of picking one's nose, insertion of a finger or other object into one's nostril.Rate it:
pick outto remove by pickingRate it:
pick outto selectRate it:
pick outto distinguishRate it:
pick outTo ornament or relieve with lines etc. of a different, usually lighter, colour.Rate it:
pick outto detect using one's senses (sight, smell, hearing, touch, taste)Rate it:
pick outto send a long pass or cross to.Rate it:
pick out of a hatTo determine by chance.Rate it:
pick out of a hatTo substitute a guess for unavailable data.Rate it:
pick overTo choose all of the desirable items from; to look for the most desirable items among.Rate it:
pick somebody's brainTo seek information from someone knowledgeable; to ask questions of someone.Rate it:
pick someone's brainTo seek information from someone knowledgeable; to ask questions of someone.Rate it:
pick throughTo look through a group or list in order to select what one desires.Rate it:
pick upTo lift; to grasp and raise.Rate it:
pick upTo collect an object, especially in passing.Rate it:

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