sally (n.) Old form(s): sallie
sudden attack against an enemy, sortie
1H4 II.iii.53[Lady Percy to Hotspur] thou hast talked / Of sallies
1H6 IV.iv.4[Somerset to Captain] All our general force / Might with a sally of the very town / Be buckled with
TC V.iii.14[Cassandra to Hector, of the trumpet call] No notes of sally
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