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Overview of verb pluck

The verb pluck has 6 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (3) pluck, tweak, pull off, pick off

(pull or pull out sharply; "pluck the flowers off the bush")

2. hustle, pluck, roll

(sell something to or obtain something from by energetic and especially underhanded activity)

3. overcharge, soak, surcharge, gazump, fleece, plume, pluck, rob, hook

(rip off; ask an unreasonable price)

4. pluck, plunk, pick

(pull lightly but sharply with a plucking motion; "he plucked the strings of his mandolin")

5. pluck, pull, tear, deplume, deplumate, displume

(strip of feathers; "pull a chicken"; "pluck the capon")

6. pick, pluck, cull

(look for and gather; "pick mushrooms"; "pick flowers")

Overview of adj plucked

The adj plucked has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. plucked

(of a stringed instrument; sounded with the fingers or a plectrum)

2. plucked

(having the feathers removed, as from a pelt or a fowl; "a plucked chicken"; "an unfeathered goose") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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