motto: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (mot'ō), [key]
— pl. -toes, -tos.
- a maxim adopted as an expression of the guiding principle of a person, organization, city, etc.
- a sentence, phrase, or word expressing the spirit or purpose of a person, organization, city, etc., and often inscribed on a badge, banner, etc.
- motto (Thesaurus)