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1. One of great wealth and/or prosperity. Commonly an anonymous benefactor responsible for spectacular and bizarre donations. Will immediately demand the most expensive room in the establishment, even if it isn't the nicest one. (This derives from the notion of "picking up" expensive items).

2. A slang term for someone who isn't a genius. (i.e. slow to "pick up" a fact).

3. A cunt.
"Look at that pickup over there in his solid gold hat. Who does he think he is?"

"You're a right pickup."
by J A Mboy January 18, 2008
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The process which entails meeting a dealer in a (usually) prearranged place, and purchasing--'picking up'--your dope.
Guy 1: "Oi, where an' when we goin' to pick up?"
Guy 2: "We're on our way to the kebab van right now to pick up you twat."
Guy 1: "Yaaaaaaay!"
by Rep August 24, 2004
293 86
To meet someone, usually at a bar or party, and persuade them to leave with you in order to have sex. Used for in-person encounters, as opposed to hookup, which can also be used for internet meetings for sex.
Did you pick up last night?
No, man, I was there till the lights went on.
by Roody August 17, 2005
171 83
To get a member of the opposite (or occassionally, same) gender's contact details so as to schedule a date.
So, did you pick up last night?
Man, movies are great places to pick up.
by Syn. August 10, 2005
153 86
to pick up, to buy drugs.
u pickin up a tens off bill?
by pro-nun-see-A-shun October 18, 2003
111 55
General term meaning: To get a phone number, to hook up, to make out with, sleep with.
Person 1: "Did you pickup last night man?"
Person 2: "Damn straight bitch!"

Person 1: "Hey let's go pickup some bitches tonight yo!"
Person 2: "Yeah for sure!"
by James Pickup May 16, 2006
69 28
Short for "pickup truck". I'm sure you've all seen one driving around, sometime in your life.
"Joe Dirt's ride is an old Ford pickup."
"Yeah, I heard. What a bucket!"
by kirE May 22, 2006
73 42
Fresh pair of sneakers you just bought or arrived though mail (FedEx, UPS, etc.)
My fresh pick ups just arrived in the mail today. The Jordan IX's.
by Jayko "Sneakrhead" Escolastico February 01, 2011
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