Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “flying picket”

flying picket

noun [C]
 
 
WORKPLACE
a worker who travels to support workers who are on strike (= refusing to work) at another place of work: Employers may be able to take legal action to stop other forms of action, such as the use of flying pickets.
(Definition of flying picket from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of flying picket?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “flying picket” in other dictionaries

Translations of “flying picket”

Word of the Day

bright spark

a person who is intelligent, and full of energy and enthusiasm

Word of the Day

Highly delighted, bitterly disappointed, ridiculously cheap: adverbs for emphasis.

by Liz Walter,
October 22, 2014
We often make adjectives stronger by putting an adverb in front of them. The most common ones are very and, for a stronger meaning, extremely: He was very pleased. The ship is extremely large. However, we don’t use very or extremely for adjectives that already have a strong meaning, for example fantastic,

Read More 

life tracking noun

October 20, 2014
the use of one or more devices or apps to monitor health, exercise, how time is spent, etc.

Read More