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noun [countable] crusade pronunciation in British English /kruːˈseɪd/
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  1. an effort over a long time to achieve something that you strongly believe is morally right
    a crusade to do something: a crusade to ban tobacco advertising
    crusade for: a crusade for equal rights
    crusade against: They led an unsuccessful crusade against government corruption.
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