Stupid terms we use.

This is a discussion on Stupid terms we use. within the Law Enforcement, Military & Homeland Security Discussion forums, part of the Related Topics category; Originally Posted by Old School tac·ti·cal adj \ˈtak-ti-kəl\ Definition of TACTICAL 1 : of or relating to combat tactics: as a (1) : of or ...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Old School View Post
    tac·ti·cal adj \ˈtak-ti-kəl\



    Definition of TACTICAL

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    : of or relating to combat tactics: as
    a (1) : of or occurring at the battlefront <a tactical defense> <a tactical first strike> (2) : using or being weapons or forces employed at the battlefront <tactical missiles>
    b of an air force : of, relating to, or designed for air attack in close support of friendly ground forces
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    a : of or relating to tactics: as (1) : of or relating to small-scale actions serving a larger purpose (2) : made or carried out with only a limited or immediate end in view
    b : adroit in planning or maneuvering to accomplish a purpose
    — tac·ti·cal·ly adverb

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    It sounds better than "raid."
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    Quote Originally Posted by INccwchris View Post
    JD, don't you mean tactically posted via tapatalk and still using real words?
    Shouldn't it be TacticaTalk?
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    Moral Standard, Media ??????? HaHaHaaa
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    Quote Originally Posted by Dadsnugun View Post
    Shouldn't it be TacticaTalk?
    No, if I were using tactical talk, my sentences would end in "Over" or "Out"

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    Quote Originally Posted by SIXTO View Post
    If metro was using those terms, they did so to make fun of your agency. Garundarntee it.
    Yes, they are completely tactless.
    tact (tkt) noun. 1. Acute sensitivity to what is proper and appropriate in dealing with others, including the ability to speak or act without offending.

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    Don't have any in our dept.,that i know of,BUT,the one we always hear(I personally can't stand it) during a shooting investigation is someone say"Rather be judged by twelve than carried by six",yeah o.k.,better hope it's a very solidly defenseable shooting.

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    I guess I'm a tactical guy

    1) I'm black
    2) I have optics (eye glasses)
    3) Extra handles, and grips. (love handles)
    4) I have a light attachment. (flashlight for work on my belt)
    5) I have cleared a room. (SBD)
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    that was funny spuk lmao
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    Quote Originally Posted by Secret Spuk View Post
    I guess I'm a tactical guy

    1) I'm black
    2) I have optics (eye glasses)
    3) Extra handles, and grips. (love handles)
    4) I have a light attachment. (flashlight for work on my belt)
    5) I have cleared a room. (SBD)
    Nice Spuk, I guess that makes me a sporter.
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    It not tactical talk or verbal judo...it's tactical communication now.

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    Quote Originally Posted by SIXTO View Post
    Nice Spuk, I guess that makes me a sporter.
    LOL
    I was about to say something similar
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    Next, we'll all be posting "tactical posts"...
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    Quote Originally Posted by HotGuns View Post
    Next, we'll all be posting "tactical posts"...
    Some of us all ready do....

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    My cat just walked up my chest and used her tactile tongue to clean my glasses.

    Does that count?
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