rallying cry

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Synonyms for rallying cry

a rallying term used by proponents of a cause

Synonyms for rallying cry

a slogan used to rally support for a cause

a yell intended to rally a group of soldiers in battle

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In a rallying cry to the party faithful, he will unveil a "new age of austerity" if the Tories win the next Election.
The rallying cry was made at the first ever Rural Development Programme for England (RDPE) Network event held in Birmingham and was designed to support LAGs in delivering RDPE grants to benefit local people.
I think the whole concept of a Third Wave was great in its function as a rallying cry during the 1990s," she writes.
Rotherham chairman Denis Coleman has issued a rallying cry to supporters after the club went into administration.
BIG Robert booked his ticket for Glorious Goodwood as he claimed the scalp of Godolphin's Rallying Cry in the ladbrokes.
Al Tharib and Big Robert, who both look better suited by the ground than Rallying Cry, are decent on their day and the Godolphin three-year-old will have to be at his best to see them off
Humanists often overlook the inherent chaos, guile, and disingenuous nature of us all while reciting the jejune rallying cry of human based-ethics, reason, morality, and compassion.
Indeed, it is a very good thing, Bhagwati argues, despite its foes' protests that it is a tool for corporations to take over the world; its emergence as a rallying cry for every conceivable kind of protectionism; and its sometimes damaging impact on a specific economy, a part of the environment or time-honored business-as-usual.
The Society will: The Society's plans for accomplishing this run more than 200 pages, but it was immediately clear that these ambitious goals can never be reached without a powerful rallying cry.
And the association between LGBT rights and secular humanism has made homophobia a rallying cry for fundamentalists of all religious persuasions.
Why I Wore Lipstick to My Mastectomy'' is a pointedly, cheekily and, above all, entertainingly heartfelt rallying cry for all women who have ever feared the specter of breast cancer.
Even National Education Association President Reg Weaver stopped short of using the results as a rallying cry for public schools.
Nothing short of an international intervention can stop the genocide in Darfur, and this continues to be the rallying cry for millions.
Thrive' is now the rallying cry for how we care for our members.
Delia Smith's half-time rallying cry of 'let's be 'aving you' at a Norwich City football match could be turned into a song by rock band Doves.