rallying point

noun

Definition of rallying point

: someone or something that makes people join together to support a person, cause, etc.
  • His promise to improve education has become a rallying point for his supporters.

Word by Word Definitions

rallying play
  1. : the sport of driving in automobile rallies

point play
  1. : an individual detail : item

  2. : a distinguishing detail

  3. : the most important essential in a discussion or matter

  1. : to furnish with a point : sharpen

  2. : to give added force, emphasis, or piquancy to

  3. : to scratch out the old mortar from the joints of (something, such as a brick wall) and fill in with new material


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