pikieta

English translation: picket

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Polish term or phrase:pikieta
English translation:picket
Entered by: Katarzyna Ignerska

10:46 Sep 20, 2018
Polish to English translations [PRO]
Social Sciences - Journalism
Polish term or phrase: pikieta
Chodzi o demonstrację, protest, nie o termin geodezyjny ani LGBT.

Czy to będzie po prostu 'protest' lub 'demonstartion'? Czy jest jakieś inne angielskie określenie tego rodzaju manifestacji?

Bardzo proszę o sugestie i podpowiedź, jeśli wiecie.
Katarzyna Ignerska
Local time: 19:44
picket
Explanation:
Collins:
When a group of people, usually trade union members, picket a place of work, they stand outside it in order to protest about something, to prevent people from going in, or to persuade the workers to join a strike.

Guardian:
Last autumn, in a dispute over pay, IBM workers in Italy organised a picket outside their company headquarters
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Robert Foltyn
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Local time: 19:44
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Robert Foltyn
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Słownik Doroszewskiego
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picket


Explanation:
Collins:
When a group of people, usually trade union members, picket a place of work, they stand outside it in order to protest about something, to prevent people from going in, or to persuade the workers to join a strike.

Guardian:
Last autumn, in a dispute over pay, IBM workers in Italy organised a picket outside their company headquarters

Robert Foltyn
Poland
Local time: 19:44
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dziękuję

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agree  allp
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agree  Dariusz Saczuk
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Reference: Słownik Doroszewskiego

Reference information:
https://sjp.pwn.pl/doroszewski/pikietowac;5472007.html

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