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Noun
Plural for a brief journey or sudden start into activity
“… a morning sally out to see the historic monuments around the city.”
Noun
Plural for a sudden brief attack by troops
“The garrison there made a sally against us.”
Noun
Plural for a witty remark
“Jonathan laughed at that sally more than any of us; he has changed, and the Tory party ought to have recognised that.”
Verb
To make a sudden attack on an enemy from a defended position
Verb
To set out on an excursion
“She would sally out on a bitter night to keep her appointments.”
Noun
The playful and friendly exchange of teasing remarks
Noun
Light-hearted joking; banter
Noun
Playful raillery
Noun
Conversation or speech characterized by quick, witty comments or replies
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