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Pickett

[pik-it]
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noun
  1. Bill,1871–1932, U.S. rodeo performer: famed as bulldogger.
  2. George Edward,1825–75, Confederate general in the American Civil War.
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Historical Examples

  • Old Colonel Pickett, the cattle king, was out riding the range.

    The Biography of a Grizzly

    Ernest Seton-Thompson

  • This was a fearful moment for Pickett and his brave command.

  • The four brigades on the left of Pickett met a similar fate.

  • The main feature of the fighting was the charge and repulse of Pickett's Brigade.

  • The fame of Pickett's charge on the right has resounded through the world.

    Reminiscences of a Rebel

    Wayland Fuller Dunaway