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Definition 1: a military action in which besieged troops burst forth from their position - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for sally in the sense of this definition

(sally is a kind of ...) a military engagement

"he saw action in Korea"

(sally belongs to category ...) the military forces of a nation

"their military is the largest in the region" "the military machine is the same one we faced in 1991 but now it is weaker"

Definition 2: a venture off the beaten path - [noun denoting act]

Samples where sally or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a sally into the wide world beyond his home

Synonyms for sally in the sense of this definition

(sally is a kind of ...) any venturesome undertaking especially one with an uncertain outcome

Definition 3: witty remark - [noun denoting communication]

Synonyms for sally in the sense of this definition

(sally is a kind of ...) a statement that expresses a personal opinion or belief or adds information

"from time to time she contributed a personal comment on his account" "we would appreciate input from our users on how we can improve our software"

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