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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A rallying cry uttered in combat, especially while attacking.
  • n. A slogan used by the proponents of a cause.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. An exclamation troops yell out when going to war or battle.
  • n. By extension, a strong motto or purpose statement, especially in regards to winning a goal in sports, games or work.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a slogan used to rally support for a cause
  • n. a yell intended to rally a group of soldiers in battle

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