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"catchphrase" in British English

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catchphrasenoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈkætʃ.freɪz/
a phrase that is often ​repeated by and ​thereforebecomesconnected with a ​particularorganization or ​person, ​especially someone ​famous such as a ​television entertainer
(Definition of catchphrase from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"catchphrase" in Business English

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catchphrasenoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈkætʃfreɪz/
MARKETING a phrase that is often repeated and becomes ​connected with a particular ​organization, ​product, ​person, etc.: What we need now is a catchphrase for the ​marketingcampaign. His catchphrase, "Make my day", has become ​part of the modern consciousness.
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(Definition of catchphrase from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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