Plucks involve any type of skill that causes displacement, usually towards the enemy team. Examples of plucks found in Aeon of Storms include:
Plucks are a key component of the current AoS meta because they serve as the best form of initiation in the game. Having a source of plucking power leaves your team with the advantage of starting and securing kills and winning teamfights afterwards. Because of how important plucks are, many times in a draft the plucking heroes are banned outright to prevent situations where one team just wins based on having more people alive.