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English definition of “pickings”

pickings

noun [plural]     /ˈpɪk.ɪŋz/
money that can be earned easily or dishonestly: The street-sellers are lured to the town by the rich/easy pickings that are to be had from foreign tourists.Informal words for money Earning money and money earned
(Definition of pickings noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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