Synonyms for holy war

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Here, as a work of art, the 'Holy War' should have its natural end.

Remember, too, that this was to him a holy war, the holiest in which the sword can be drawn.

For the two years from Valmy to Fleurus (1792-94) they had waged a holy war.

Certainly, the materials for a holy war have long been heaping high.

Some even danced for joy on learning that the Sultan had declared the Holy War.

Alfonso of Portugal promised to join in a Holy War, and retracted.

The vases melted down or pledged will serve for the holy war.

A Holy War, undertaken for the defence of Islam against unbelievers.

Joshua was soon ordered to cross the river Jordan and begin the holy war.

Awake; awake; tell your children of France that holy war is theirs!

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nouncampaign for cause
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