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Synonyms for crusade

Synonyms for crusade

an organized effort to accomplish a purpose

a goal or set of interests served with dedication


Synonyms for crusade

any of the more or less continuous military expeditions in the 11th to 13th centuries when Christian powers of Europe tried to recapture the Holy Land from the Muslims

exert oneself continuously, vigorously, or obtrusively to gain an end or engage in a crusade for a certain cause or person

go on a crusade

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Many contemporaries of the siege of Acre and of the Third Crusade, both Christian and Muslim, wrote at length about these events.
Addressing journalists in Ibadan ahead the crusade scheduled to hold between Sunday 25 and Tuesday 27 November 2018, the Chairman of Oyo state PFN, Bishop Taiwo Adelakun, pointed out that the crusade was primarily put together to win souls and create an avenue for people to receive massive salvation, healing, deliverance and supernatural breakthrough.
Can Rapid Risk Stratification of Unstable Angina Patients Suppress Adverse Outcomes with Early Implementation of the ACC/AHA Guidelines (CRUSADE) score [5] and Acute Catheterization and Urgent Intervention Triage Strategy and Harmonizing Outcomes with Revascularization and Stents in Acute Myocardial Infarction (ACUITY-HORIZONS) score [6] are both currently commonly used tools for predicting in-hospital bleeding risk in patients with acute coronary syndrome (ACS).
The matter was half-heartedly discussed in the Commons for a couple of minutes, before the Crusade and its objectives were effectively fobbed off.
He says: "Whereas most people are aware of the Jarrow Crusade, some perhaps don't know why it took place.
We learn, in particular, about the composition of a thirteenth-century crusade contingent, including the fact that more than 9 per cent of the commoners sailing with the Saint V incent were women (p.
Christie's methodology is very similar to that adopted by the famous Crusade historian, Carole Hillenbrand, in her The Crusades: Islamic Perspectives (Edinburgh University Press, 1997); nevertheless, Christie's efforts in producing this book demands appreciation for it provides the readers (pp.
To mark the 80th anniversary of the march, Dr Matt Perry will give a public talk on the relevance of the Jarrow Crusade in the 21st Century on Wednesday June 1 at 7pm at Jarrow Library.
Madden; THE CONCISE HISTORY OF THE CRUSADES; Rowman and Littlefield (Nonfiction: History) 29.95 ISBN: 9781442215740
This work presents President Herbert Hoover's memoir, The Crusade Years, his self-described 'crusade against collectivism' in the wake of the New Deal.
For the most part this works--he manages to cover the events from the council of Clermont (1095) to the end of the Third Crusade (1192) in a thorough fashion, with each chapter coveting both a chronological period and a particular stage in the development of the Frankish Levant.
CRUSADE, surprise winner of the 2011 Middle Park Stakes, has entered quarantine in Britain in preparation for beginning his stallion career in South Africa, writes Martin Stevens.
levels of debt as they struggle to payday companies, saying she friends and family, with 21 per UK NEEDS 'OLYMPIC-STYLE CRUSADE' BRITAIN needs an Olympic-style crusade to climb out of recession, the leader of the TUC has said.
CRUSADE represents Aidan O'Brien in the Somerville Tattersall Stakes at Newmarket and there is plenty of confidence behind his challenge in the Group Three heat.