Crusading
Crusading Cru*sad"ing, a. Of or pertaining to a crusade; as, a crusading spirit. [1913 Webster]

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  • Crusading — Crusade Cru*sade , v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Crusaded}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Crusading}.] To engage in a crusade; to attack in a zealous or hot headed manner. Cease crusading against sense. M. Green. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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