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picket line

noun

Simple Definition of picket line

  • : a line or group of people who are refusing to go to work until their employer agrees to certain demands

Full Definition of picket line

  1. 1 :  a position held by a line of military pickets

  2. 2 :  a line of people picketing a business, organization, or institution

Examples of picket line

  1. She joined her coworkers on the picket line.



1856

First Known Use of picket line

1856


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