|1.||[ noun ] (transportation) a light truck with an open body and low sides and a tailboard|
|Related terms:||truck technical|
|2.||[ noun ] (informal) a warrant to take someone into custody|
"put out a pickup on that man"
|Related terms:||bench_warrant colloquialism|
|3.||[ noun ] anything with restorative powers|
"she needed the pickup that coffee always gave her"
|Related terms:||corrective perk_up|
|4.||[ noun ] (sexuality) a casual acquaintance; often made in hope of sexual relationships|
|Related terms:||acquaintance pick_up|
|5.||[ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 29827|
|6.||[ noun ] the act or process of picking up or collecting from various places|
: "garbage pickup is on Mondays and Thursdays"
|Related terms:||collection garbage_collection pick_up|
|7.||[ noun ] mechanical device consisting of a light balanced arm that carries the cartridge|
|Related terms:||mechanical_device record_player|
|8.||[ noun ] the attribute of being capable of rapid acceleration|
"his car has a lot of pickup"
|9.||[ noun ] (physics) an electro-acoustic transducer that is the part of the arm of a record player that holds the needle and that is removable|
|Related terms:||electro-acoustic_transducer crystal_pickup record_player stylus|
|10.||[ noun ] the act of taking aboard passengers or freight|
|Related terms:||acquiring transportation|