Definition of Sallying forth

1. Noun. A venture off the beaten path. "A sally into the wide world beyond his home"

Exact synonyms: Sally
Generic synonyms: Venture



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Sallying Forth

sallowish
sallowly
sallowness
sallownesses
sallows
sallowthorn
sallowthorns
sallowy
sally
sally forth
sally lunn
sally out
sally port
sally ports
sallying
sallying forth (current term)
sallyman
sallyport
sallyports
salmagundi
salmagundis
salmeterol
salmeterol xinafoate
salmi
salmiac
salmine
salmis
salmon
salmon and trout
salmon berry

Literary usage of Sallying forth

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1. The History of the Peloponnesian War by Thucydides, Henry Dale, Thomas Arnold (1873)
"... forts that were. on tho mainland, were mostenĀ« of (ln-ir own territory on tho opposite coast, and sallying forth from it, plundered thorn in the island, ..."

2. An Account of the Natives of the Tonga Islands: In the South Pacific Ocean by William Mariner, John Joseph Martin (1818)
"... with the evident intention of sallying forth. Upon this the king ordered all his men to sit down, and to remain perfectly quiet and steady, although the ..."

3. The History of the Peloponnesian War by Thucydides, Henry Dale, Thomas Arnold (1873)
"... forts that were. on tho mainland, were mostenĀ« of (ln-ir own territory on tho opposite coast, and sallying forth from it, plundered thorn in the island, ..."

4. An Account of the Natives of the Tonga Islands: In the South Pacific Ocean by William Mariner, John Joseph Martin (1818)
"... with the evident intention of sallying forth. Upon this the king ordered all his men to sit down, and to remain perfectly quiet and steady, although the ..."

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