Definisi 'crusade'

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noun
1 a series of actions advancing a principle or tending toward a particular end Terjemahkan
Example:
he supported populist campaigns
they worked in the cause of world peace
the team was ready for a drive toward the pennant
the movement to end slavery
contributed to the war effort
source: wordnet30

2 any of the more or less continuous military expeditions in the 11th to 13th centuries when Christian powers of Europe tried to recapture the Holy Land from the Muslims Terjemahkan
source: wordnet30

3 Any one of the military expeditions undertaken by Christian powers, in the 11th, 12th, and 13th centuries, for the recovery of the Holy Land from the Mohammedans. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

verb
4 exert oneself continuously, vigorously, or obtrusively to gain an end or engage in a crusade for a certain cause or person; be an advocate for Terjemahkan
Example:
The liberal party pushed for reforms
She is crusading for women's rights
The Dean is pushing for his favorite candidate
source: wordnet30

5 go on a crusade; fight a holy war Terjemahkan
source: wordnet30

6 To engage in a crusade; to attack in a zealous or hot-headed manner. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913


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