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sally

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

sally

verb [I + adv/prep] uk   /ˈsæl.i/ us  
to make a sally
Translations of “sally”
in Spanish salida…
in French sortie…
in German der Ausfall…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指被包圍時的)突擊,出擊,突圍…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指被包围时的)突击,出击,突围…
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