[n] the act of taking aboard passengers or freight
[n] the act or process of picking up or collecting from various places; "garbage pickup is on Mondays and Thursdays"
[n] an electro-acoustic transducer that is the part of the arm of a record player that holds the needle and that is removable
[n] a light truck with an open body and low sides and a tailboard
[n] anything with restorative powers; "she needed the pickup that coffee always gave her"
[n] mechanical device consisting of a light balanced arm that carries the cartridge
[n] the attribute of being capable of rapid acceleration; "his car has a lot of pickup"
[n] (informal) a warrant to take someone into custody; "put out a pickup on that man"
[n] a casual acquaintance; often made in hope of sexual relationships