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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A series of actions advancing a principle or tending toward a particular end v. - Exert oneself continuously, vigorously, or obtrusively to gain an end or engage in a series of actions for a certain cause or person.

Usage examples (35)
  • He seems to be running a one-man crusade against cigarette smoking.
  • Liz Kiriona, 47, and Lyn Mehana, 45, have been on what they call a crusade
  • To know this and yet continue on the crusade is a logic of cowardice and extreme idiocy.
  • The supreme leader of Iran tonight said the pope's comments are proof of what he calls a crusade against Muslims. for more
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