tag line

tag line
 Last few words of a commercial, designed to enhance listener recall.
 ► “Falcon Candy Co. has obtained the licensing rights to manufacture Forrest Gump Chocolates, an assortment of chocolates with the tag line ‘Life Is Like a Box of Chocolates.’ ” (Discount Store News, April 3, 1995, p. F12)

American business jargon. 2014.

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