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Q: What does I'm crossing the picket line here mean?
A: A picket line is when workers go on strike to make a request to a company. To cross a picket line means that a worker is switching sides from either the company or the workers.

The speaker is saying that he or she wants to switch sides on the strike at this point.
Q: What does picket fence mean?
A: A picket fence is a boarder around one's property made of wood.
Q: What does picket mean?
A: Picket is what you get when striking workers create a line around the workplace that they ask other workers not to cross.

We also say 'picket fence' for a particular type of fence. Look on google images for examples.
Q: What does picket fences mean?
A: Usually American middle class household has a landed house and so they have picket fences around their house. Here it's implied that the person is living the American dream of a stable office job, nice house and a good wife.

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Q: How do you say this in English (US)? I also made pickets to root for them

Is this sentence natural?💕
A: What do you mean by pickets? Do you mean the signs on a stick? If so then you could just say "signs"
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? picket
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Q: He braked heavily, stopping just short of the pickets. does this sound natural?
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