- n. 改革运动
- vi. 参与斗争或运动
- n. 十字军东征
a series of actions advancing a principle or tending toward a particular end;
"he supported populist campaigns"
"they worked in the cause of world peace"
"the team was ready for a drive toward the pennant"
"the movement to end slavery"
"contributed to the war effort"
any of the more or less continuous military expeditions in the 11th to 13th centuries when Christian powers of Europe tried to recapture the Holy Land from the Muslims
exert oneself continuously, vigorously, or obtrusively to gain an end or engage in a crusade for a certain cause or person; be an advocate for;
"The liberal party pushed for reforms"
"She is crusading for women's rights"
"The Dean is pushing for his favorite candidate"
go on a crusade; fight a holy war
- It's a crusade against corruption.
- He was deeply involved with the anti-drugs crusade.
- The college students are active to crusade against the nuclear weapons.
- We must crusade for world peace.
- In the first real crusade Jerusalem was captured.
- The Knights Templar, a fearsome and uncompromising order, were formed shortly after the First Crusade to protect pilgrims.
The power of the religious sentiment..inspired the crusades.出自： R. W. Emerson