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sally
Part of Speech: Noun
Results: 6
1. A leaping forth; a darting; a spring.
2. A rushing or bursting forth; a quick issue; a sudden eruption; specifically, an issuing of troops from a place besieged to attack the besiegers; a sortie.
5. Transgression of the limits of soberness or steadiness; act of levity; wild gayety; frolic; escapade.
Part of Speech: verb
1. To leap or rush out; to burst forth; to issue suddenly; as a body of troops from a fortified place to attack besiegers; to make a sally.
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