Translation of "crusade" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /kruːˈseɪd/ us

a long and determined attempt to achieve something that you believe in strongly

They have long been involved in a crusade for racial equality.
a moral crusade against drugs

also Crusade one of the religious wars (= crusades) fought by Christians, mostly against Muslims in Palestine, in the 11th, 12th, 13th, and 17th centuries


(Translation of “crusade” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /kruːˈseid/

Medieval wars against the Muslims in the Middle Ages, led by Christian kings.


a campaign in support of a good cause

campaña, cruzada
the crusade against cigarette advertising.
crusader noun

cruzado, campeón, paladín
a crusader for human rights.

(Translation of “crusade” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)