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1. watchword

noun. ['ˈwɑːtʃˌwɝːd'] a secret word or phrase known only to a restricted group.

Synonyms

  • arcanum
  • word
  • countersign
  • positive identification
  • secret
  • password

Antonyms

  • confine
  • categoreme
  • antonym
  • categorem

Etymology

  • waccheword (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Watchword

  • byword
  • catchword
  • crossword
  • foreword
  • keyword
  • password

Example sentences of the word watchword


1. Noun, singular or mass
Easy care is the watchword for floor coverings in children's rooms.

2. watchword

noun. ['ˈwɑːtʃˌwɝːd'] a slogan used to rally support for a cause.

Synonyms

  • shibboleth
  • slogan
  • war cry
  • battle cry
  • cry
  • catchword
  • motto

Antonyms

  • overt
  • exoteric
  • public
  • acknowledged

Etymology

  • waccheword (Middle English (1100-1500))
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