Definitions for war cry

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

war′ cry`(n.)

  1. a word or phrase shouted in charging; battle cry.

    Category: Military

  2. a slogan, phrase, or motto used to unite a political party, etc.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. war cry, rallying cry, battle cry, cry, watchword(noun)

    a slogan used to rally support for a cause

    "a cry to arms"; "our watchword will be `democracy'"

  2. war cry, war whoop, rallying cry, battle cry(noun)

    a yell intended to rally a group of soldiers in battle


  1. war cry(Noun)

    An exclamation intended to rally soldiers in battle.


  1. The War Cry

    The War Cry is the official news publication of The Salvation Army. Today national versions of it are sold in countries all over the world to raise funds in support of the Army's social work.


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