pickup artist

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pickup artist (plural pickup artists)

  1. One who uses specialized tactics to seduce women.
    Synonyms: PUA, player
    • 2004 January 25, Neil Strauss, “HE AIMS! HE SHOOTS! YES!!”, in The New York Times[1], →ISSN:
      Researching a book proposed by an editor, I allowed myself to be taken under the wings of the greatest self-proclaimed pickup artists in the world and entered an underground subculture of men dedicated—sometimes to an unhealthy extreme—to figuring out the mystery of the opposite sex.