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

Wiktionary

  1. war cry(Noun)

    An exclamation intended to rally soldiers in battle.

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