What Is A Dicker?

What does Lima Charlie mean?

Loud and ClearLima Charlie – Loud and Clear..

What does Oscar Charlie mean?

Lima Charlie: Loud and Clear. Oscar-Mike: On the Move. Tango Mike: Thanks Much.

Why do Marines say Oscar Mike?

Oscar Mike is military lingo for “On the Move” and was specifically chosen to represent the spirit of its founder and the Veterans he serves.

What does Lima Foxtrot mean?

to complete their tour of dutySomeone who is about to complete their tour of duty. Lima Lima Mike Foxtrot.

What’s a dicker army?

Dickers were originally low grade scrotes who reported on movements & took plate details providing Int to the enemy. Unarmed and very junior it was an entry into the Paramilitary world. The same phrase has now been given to the enemy in the ‘Stan who have folk working in a similiar role.

What does Vestiture mean?

1 : investiture a vestiture of power in the proletariat— Philip Wylie. 2 : clothing, garb, dress. 3 : something that covers a surface like a garment especially : a covering (as of scales, hairs, or spines) on an insect’s body or wings.

What does the term Whiskey Tango mean?

whiskey tango foxtrot Meaning: WTF (what the f*ck). Origin: NATO phonetic alphabet—W for “Whiskey,” T for “Tango,” F for “Foxtrot.”

What does Bravo Zulu mean?

well doneBravo Zulu. This is a naval signal, conveyed by flaghoist or voice radio, meaning “well done”; it has also passed into the spoken and written vocabulary.

What is Alpha Bravo Charlie?

The Nato Phonetic Alphabet, also sometimes referred to as Alpha Bravo Charlie is actually officially called the International Radiotelephony Spelling Alphabet.

What does Hotel Sierra mean?

Sierra Hotel or sometimes Hotel Sierra. When that new lieutenant makes it through his first field training exercise without getting his platoon lost, you’ve got a sierra hotel lieutenant. If he gets them lost every day and then accidentally calls for fire on his company headquarters, he’s hotel sierra.

Where did the term dickering come from?

The basis of that theory is founded on the noun dicker, which in English can refer to a quantity of ten hides. That word is derived from decuria, the Latin word for a bundle of ten hides, and ultimately from Latin decem, meaning “ten” (to learn why the month December comes from the Latin word decem, click here).

What does negligable mean?

: so small or unimportant or of so little consequence as to warrant little or no attention : trifling a negligible error last year sales were negligible a negligible risk a negligible effect.