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A call made to rally soldiers for battle or to gather together participants in a campaign.
battle cry, war whoop, rallying callView synonyms
- ‘A ball of fire erupted out, shattering the susurration with a jarring war cry.’
- ‘The two bellowed a war cry and charged at each other.’
- ‘A former regimental sergeant major has issued a war cry to pensioners to back our campaign to save three under-fire post offices.’
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