Results for sally

Definitions of sally:

part of speech: present participle

Sallying.

part of speech: verb

To rush out, as troops from a besieged town; to issue suddenly.

part of speech: noun

A leaping or bursting out: a sudden rushing forth of troops to attack besiegers: excursion: outburst of fancy, wit, etc.: levity.

part of speech: verb intransitive

To rush out suddenly:- pa. t. and pa. p. sallied.

part of speech: noun

A sudden rushing forth of troops from a fortified place to attack a besieging enemy; sudden outburst of wit.

part of speech: noun

A sudden rush of troops from a besieged place to attack the besiegers; an excursion; sprightly exertion; wild gaiety; a flight of fancy.

part of speech: verb intransitive

To rush out, as troops from a besieged town; rush forth suddenly.

part of speech: past tense, past participle

Sallied.

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