AskDefine | Define handpicked

Dictionary Definition

hand-picked adj : carefully selected; "a hand-picked jury"

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Etymology

From hand pick + -ed. past of handpick

Verb

handpicked
  1. Picked by hand; picked or selected with care.
    The apple was handpicked from the tree.
  2. Selected with great care or by insiders or an individual.
    He was handpicked to run the project.

Translations

picked by hand

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