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noun
a cry or shout of troops in battle.
the phrase or slogan used in any contest or campaign.
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Origin of battle cry

First recorded in 1805–15
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British Dictionary definitions for battle cry

battle cry

noun
a shout uttered by soldiers going into battle
a slogan used to rally the supporters of a campaign, movement, etc
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