rallying cry

Definitions of rallying cry

n a slogan used to rally support for a cause

battle cry, cry, war cry, watchword
Type of:
catchword, motto, shibboleth, slogan
a favorite saying of a sect or political group

n a yell intended to rally a group of soldiers in battle

battle cry, war cry, war whoop
Type of:
call, cry, outcry, shout, vociferation, yell
a loud utterance; often in protest or opposition

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