sally forth


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Verb1.sally forth - set out in a sudden, energetic or violent manner
take off, start out, set forth, set off, set out, start, depart, part - leave; "The family took off for Florida"
Translations
يَهْجِم، يَنْطَلِق مُهاجِما
učinit výpad
gøre udfald
gera skyndiútrás
urobiť výpad
çıkış yapmakfırlamak

sally forth

sally out [ˈsæli] vipartir plein(e) d'entrain

sally

(ˈsӕli) plural ˈsallies noun
a sudden act of rushing out (eg from a fort) to make an attack.
sally forth
(of soldiers) to rush out to make an attack. They sallied forth against the enemy.
References in classic literature ?
From a position of this sort, if the enemy is unprepared, you may sally forth and defeat him.
And isn't it jolly when you discard furs and winter garments for the first time and sally forth, like this, in spring attire?
Let us summon our people, and sally forth upon them.
Deborah, the prophetess, told Barak to take ten thousand men and sally forth against another King Jabin who had been doing something.
A party shall sally forth at dawn to do the work," replied De Montfort.
Now that you've taken that all-important first step, the second step is to sally forth in the battle for hearts and minds, the current battle for the soul of America, by gently approaching your friends, relatives, family, neighbors--everyone you know, and a few you don't--to get the message out.
As we sally forth with the steadfast belief that a quarter-mile shot will be minimal (and the childlike faith that half-mile shots are practical under field conditions), I think all too many of us establish a sight-in that is too high at 100 yards and thus are zeroed at too great a range.
Jordan, its hand now forced by its pilot's murder, may now bravely sally forth on its own.
Monklands was a stronghold that allowed him to sally forth to Westminster and take on the Tories.
Head uplifted, sally forth To your errands south and north, Marching to the hidden joy of God's trombone.
Indeed a sally port in the wall existed where City Road is now; its purpose was for the city's young blades to venture out or sally forth looking for some aggro - again, not a lot of changes there