How to Pronounce picket?

Correct pronunciation for the word "picket" is [pˈɪkɪt], [pˈɪkɪt], [p_ˈɪ_k_ɪ_t].

"Picket" in context

Picketing is a form of protest that has been used in many societies throughout history and is still prominent today. It involves people gathering on a street, sidewalk, or other public place with placards and signs to express their opinion on an issue. These demonstrators are then seen and heard by people passing by and can influence the opinion of the public in support or opposition of the cause. Picketing differs from sit-in protests in that it is a more visible and public way of making a statement.

This form of protest has been used since the 1600s when laborer began protesting industry wages.

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