sally out

Definition of sally out


  1. :  to leave a place After having breakfast we sallied out on foot to explore the town.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  an action of rushing or bursting forth

    :  a sortie of troops from a defensive position to attack the enemy

    :  a brief outbreak :  outburst

  1. :  to leap out or burst forth suddenly

    :  set out, depart

  1. :  in a direction away from the inside or center

    :  outside

    :  from among others

  1. :  eject, oust

    :  to identify publicly as being such secretly

    :  to identify as being a closet homosexual

  1. : used as a function word to indicate an outward movement

  1. :  situated outside :  external

    :  out-of-bounds

    :  situated at a distance :  outlying

  1. :  outside

    :  one who is out of office or power or on the outside

    :  an act or instance of putting a player out or of being put out in baseball

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