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English definition of “sally”

sally

noun [C] uk   /ˈsæl.i/ us  
a sudden attack on an enemy, especially when they are surrounding youAttacking and invading

sally

verb [I + adv/prep] uk   /ˈsæl.i/ us  
to make a sallyAttacking and invading
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