pick out

pick out  {v.}
1. Выбирать.
It took Mary a long time to pick out a dress at the store.
2. Высматривать среди других; узнавать; отличать от других.
We could pick out different places in the city from the airplane.
We could not pick Bob out in the big crowd.
Син.: MAKE OUT (2).
3. Находить пробуя и изучая; определять значение.
The box was so dirty we couldn't pick out the directions on the label.
Ср.: FIND OUT.
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