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verb [intransitive]     crusade pronunciation in British English
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present tense
present participlecrusading
past tensecrusaded
past participlecrusaded

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  1. to work hard for a long time to achieve something that you strongly believe is morally right
    crusade for:

    a lawyer crusading for social justice

    crusade against:

    They’re crusading against child abuse.

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a description of an economic or political situation based on analysis of information at the present time

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an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners

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