bugle call

bugle call
Synonyms and related words:
Angelus, Angelus bell, alarm, alarum, battle cry, birdcall, call, call to arms, call-up, catchword, clarion, clarion call, conscription, exhortation, go for broke, gung ho, last post, levy, mobilization, moose call, muster, rally, rallying cry, rebel yell, recruitment, reveille, slogan, summons, taps, trumpet call, war cry, war whoop, watchword, whistle

Moby Thesaurus. . 1996.

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  • Bugle call — A bugle call is a short tune, originating as a military signal announcing scheduled and certain non scheduled events on a military installation, battlefield, or ship. Historically bugle calls indicated the change in daily routines of camp. Each… …   Wikipedia

  • bugle call — noun a signal broadcast by the sound of a bugle • Hypernyms: ↑signal, ↑signaling, ↑sign • Hyponyms: ↑recall, ↑taps, ↑lights out, ↑reveille, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • bugle-call — būˈgle call noun • • • Main Entry: ↑bugle …   Useful english dictionary

  • bugle call — n. signal transmitted by the sound of a bugle …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Recall (bugle call) — Recall is a bugle call used to signals to soldiers that duties or drills are to cease, or to indicate that a period of relaxation should end. Outside of a military context, it is used to signal when a game should end, such as a game of capture… …   Wikipedia

  • Charge (bugle call) — An example of a Charge. Charge is a bugle call which signals to execute a charge, or to gallop forward into harm s way with deadly intent. A simple unmistakable call, it was even recognizable by experienced horses. See also Charge (fanfare) …   Wikipedia

  • Mail Call (bugle call) — Mail Call is a bugle call which signals personnel to assemble for the distribution of mail. Categories: Music stubsBugle calls …   Wikipedia

  • Assembly (bugle call) — Assembly is a bugle call used to call in a group of soldiers or scouts. It is also sometimes referred to as Fall in .A commonly known earthy mnemonic lyric associated with the call goes: There s a soldier in the grass, with a bullet up his ass,… …   Wikipedia

  • call to quarters — call′ to quar′ters n. mil a bugle call summoning soldiers to their quarters • Etymology: 1915–20 …   From formal English to slang

  • call to quarters — n. Mil. a bugle call shortly before taps, notifying soldiers to retire to their quarters …   English World dictionary

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