Explicație crusade în Dicționarul Englez Englez


(krü'sād )

a series of actions advancing a principle or tending toward a particular end
"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
any of the more or less continuous military expeditions in the 11-13th centuries when Christian powers of Europe tried to recapture the Holy Land from the Muslims
go on a crusade
fight a holy war
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
"The liberal party pushed for reforms"
"She is crusading for women''s rights"
The Dean is pushing for his fa

(substantiv) campaign, cause, drive, effort, movement
(verb) agitate, fight, press, push