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Definition of war cry noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

war cry

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈwɔː kraɪ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈwɔːr kraɪ//
 
 
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a word or phrase that is shouted by people fighting in a battle in order to give themselves courage and to frighten the enemy
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