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verb [intransitive] literary sally pronunciation in British English /ˈsæli/
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present tense
present participlesallying
past tensesallied
past participlesallied

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  1. to leave a place to go on a journey or for a definite purpose, showing confidence and energy
    Every afternoon she sallied forth to do the shopping.


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