war cry


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a rallying term used by proponents of a cause

Synonyms for war 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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Mr Kerr's address will climax with a haka, with dancers from New Zealand coming to Tyneside to perform the traditional war cry of the Maori people which the All Blacks perform before each match.
Hundreds of people put on their more fearsome faces to learn the traditional ancestral war cry of the Maori people.
Churchill wanted to clarify the situation in Europe and the threat, and not only to offer a rallying war cry.
Now the war cry is that the pensioners are a burden to the country and the younger generation, who are feeling the pinch, feel we should pay, along with the rest of the country.
Assad peace roadmap mutates into his war cry What was supposed to be President Bashar al-Assad's national address outlining a roadmap to peace in Syria, transmuted today into a war cry.
Mr Clegg wanted to advertise his commitment to that good old socialist war cry of 'Tax the rich until they are poor, too"' - Tory peer Lord Tebbit on the Liberal Democrat conference.
Williams is seeking a fifth Wimbledon championship and 14th major title overall - issuing a war cry to world No.
From deep down the tunnel, back came his Red Indian war cry, reverberating up through the trees with a resonance that strangely made his voice more mature and yet ethereal.
That's the war cry of the Martian fighting machines in Jeff Wayne's musical version of the HG Wells book about an alien invasion of Earth.
GB Coach Jesper Holmris then called a time out where he delivered a passionate war cry which saw his side step up their efforts, defending solidly and sStrikes from Gerbron, Lam-Moores, McCafferty and finally Fudge, following fantastic recovery work from Lam-Moores, who put her side 12-11 up going into the break.
This is both a vindication for i4i and a war cry for talented inventors whose patents are infringed.
Mustafa's war cry of making a full-length film about the aereal Dubai and its real people' did not end on a hollow note.
To the delight of the crowd, some of whom had queued for hours to catch a glimpse of the star, Ms Lumley issued the traditional Gurkha war cry to her waiting fans.
Nammy winners Qua Ti Si & Martinez add their substantial vocal talents, Three Eagles his outstanding flute playing and multi-Nammy winner Felipe Rose (the "Indian" from the Village People) contributes a soulful reading of a Thomasina Jordan prayer & his signature war cry.