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Pickett's charge

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  • proper n. A valiant, futile frontal assault.
  • proper n. A big battle.
  • proper n. A bad decision.

Etymologies

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A reference to an event during the American Civil War, wherein sixteen thousand Confederate infantrymen attacked Union positions; the attack failed, with several thousand Confederate casualties.

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