Definition of war cry in English:

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war cry

Pronunciation: /ˈwôr ˌkrī/

noun

A call made to rally soldiers for battle or to gather together participants in a campaign.
Example sentences
  • A former regimental sergeant major has issued a war cry to pensioners to back our campaign to save three under-fire post offices.
  • 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.

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