war cry

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war cry

n.
1. A cry uttered by combatants as they attack; a battle cry.
2. A phrase or slogan used to rally people to a cause.

war cry

n
1. (Military) a rallying cry used by combatants in battle
2. a cry, slogan, etc, used to rally support for a cause

war′ cry`


n.
1. a word or phrase shouted in charging; battle cry.
2. a slogan, phrase, or motto used to unite a political party, etc.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.war cry - a slogan used to rally support for a cause; "a cry to arms"; "our watchword will be `democracy'"
catchword, motto, shibboleth, slogan - a favorite saying of a sect or political group
2.war cry - a yell intended to rally a group of soldiers in battlewar cry - a yell intended to rally a group of soldiers in battle
cry, outcry, shout, vociferation, yell, call - a loud utterance; often in protest or opposition; "the speaker was interrupted by loud cries from the rear of the audience"

war cry

noun battle cry, rallying cry, war whoop, slogan Armed warriors burst into the clearing, shrieking war cries.

war cry

noun
A rallying term used by proponents of a cause:
Translations

war cry

ngrido di guerra