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Meaning of “sally forth” in the English Dictionary

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sally forth

old-fashioned or humorous to ​leave a ​safeplace in a ​brave or ​confident way in ​order to do something ​difficult: The ​ministeropened the ​door and ​salliedforth to ​face the ​angrycrowd.
(Definition of sally forth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “sally forth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 挺身而出(应对困难)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 挺身而出(應對困難)…
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