Definitions For Crusade


  • A series of actions advancing a principle or tending toward a particular end
  • 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
  • Any one of the wars that European Christian countries fought against Muslims in Palestine in the 11th, 12th, and 13th centuries
  • A major effort to change something


  • Go on a crusade; fight a holy war
  • 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
  • To take part in a major effort to change something

Is Crusades a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Crusade is worth 11 points in Scrabble and 13 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Crusade in a Sentence

  • A grassroots crusade for spending more money on our public schools

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