What does it mean to pick someone’s brain?

If you’ve never heard this phrase before than it might sound a bit strange. Picking somebody’s brain basically means to gather all the knowledge that you can from a person, because that person has a lot of good knowledge.

The way you would “pick someone’s brain” is by asking them a lot of good questions.




”Picking Someone’s Brain” In a Sentence



“Wow, Bob knows a lot about our order entry systems.  
One of these days I will have to sit down with him and 
pick his brain.”



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