watchcry

noun

Definition of watchcry

1 : the cry of a watchman making his rounds
2 : a word or phrase briefly embodying the guiding principle of a party or movement and used as a slogan : watchword

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“Watchcry.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/watchcry. Accessed 15 Aug. 2022.

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