Meaning of “pick-me-up” in the English Dictionary

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(Definition of “pick-me-up” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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pick-me-upnoun [ C ]

us /ˈpɪk·miˌʌp/ infml

something, often food or drink, that gives you more energy or makes you feel better:

I need a little pick-me-up in the middle of the afternoon.

(Definition of “pick-me-up” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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