Synonyms of motto in English:

motto


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See Spanish definition of lema

noun

1‘he adopted the motto ‘work hard and play hard’’

SYNONYMS
maxim, saying, proverb, aphorism, adage, saw, axiom, formula, expression, phrase, rule, dictum, precept, epigram, gnome
slogan, catchphrase, watchword, byword, cry, battle cry
truism, cliché, platitude
rare apophthegm

2‘cracker mottoes’

SYNONYMS
joke, witticism, one-liner