Catchwords like "gold bug" and "popocrat" flew back and forth.
"History of the United States, Volume 5" by E. Benjamin Andrews
Watchwords, catchwords, phrases, and epithets are the modern instrumentalities.
"Folkways" by William Graham Sumner
The stroke was welcomed with cheers and laughter; and "contraband" became a catchword.
"The Negro and the Nation" by George S. Merriam
The people took it up as a popular catchword.
"A Son of the Immortals" by Louis Tracy
The grandeur of the plain story requires no straining after catchwords.
"Khartoum Campaign, 1898" by Bennet Burleigh
It depends on a falsetto voice and the use of a recognized number of catchwords.
"The House with the Green Shutters" by George Douglas Brown
Once a catchword is sprung, it is run to death.
"G. K. Chesterton, A Critical Study" by Julius West
The old political catchwords 'Peace, retrenchment, and reform,' no longer awoke enthusiasm.
"Lord John Russell" by Stuart J. Reid
I can't bear your rules, and catchwords, Dick; what's the good of them!
"Tatterdemalion" by John Galsworthy
That was a current catchword.
"The Prisoner" by Alice Brown
JAKARTA — Sustainability is the catchword in the palm oil industry these days, with many multinational companies having pledged to use oil only from sustainable sources by 2015.
Some shining examples of slick, sporty coupes (as the two-door versions are most often named) that cost more than their related sedans (the catchword for four-door renditions) include the mid-size Hyundai Elantra.
It has the prime virtue of political catchwords: It means many different things to many different people.
Understand the meaning of "transfer," "catchphrase," and "catchwords" in persuasive writing.