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1. A rallying cry uttered in combat, especially while attacking.
2. A slogan used by the proponents of a cause.
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1. (Military) a shout uttered by soldiers going into battle
2. a slogan used to rally the supporters of a campaign, movement, etc
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1. a cry or shout of troops going into battle.
2. a slogan used to arouse enthusiasm in a contest.
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|Noun||1.||battle cry - a yell intended to rally a group of soldiers in battle|
|2.||battle cry - a slogan used to rally support for a cause; "a cry to arms"; "our watchword will be `democracy'"|
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1. slogan, motto, watchword, catch phrase, tag-line, catchword the ideological battle cry of Hong Kong
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