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rally

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of rally

  1. 1 to assemble and make ready for action rallied the Red Cross workers to deal with the devastating earthquake Synonyms of 1rally marshal (also marshall), muster, rallyWords Related to 1rally arrange, group, line up, order, organize; call (up), convene, summon; activate; collect, round upNear Antonyms of 1rally disarrange, disorder, disorganize, disrupt, disturb; deactivate, dismiss; break up, disband, dissolve, split (up)Antonyms of 1rally demob [chiefly British], demobilize

  2. 2 to become healthy and strong again after illness or weakness despite the best care that medicine could provide, the elderly woman never really rallied from her fractured hip Synonyms of 1rally come back, gain, heal, mend, pull round [chiefly British], rally, recoup, recover, recuperate, snap backWords Related to 1rally come around, come round, come to, improve, pick up, revive; cheer (up), perk (up); pull through, survive; recruitNear Antonyms of 1rally ail, collapse, come down, sicken; decline, degenerate, deteriorate, fade, fail, languish, sink, waste (away), weaken, wilt, wither, worsen; regress, relapse

  3. 3 to regain a former or normal state after wavering a moment on the balance beam, she quickly rallied and finished with a fine dismount Synonyms of 1rally bounce (back), come back, rally, rebound, snap backWords Related to 1rally reanimate, revitalize, reviveNear Antonyms of 1rally decline, fail, worsen


rally

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of rally

  1. to make fun of in a good-natured way his friends rallied him for missing an easy putt Synonyms of 2rally chaff, jive, joke, josh, kid, rally, razz, rib, ride, roastWords Related to 2rally banter; fool, fun, string along; jest, quip, wisecrack; gag, jape, jolly, yuk (or yuck) [slang]


rally

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of rally

  1. 1 an act of gathering forces together to renew or attempt an effort in a last-minute rally the Confederates at Bull Run were able to turn a near defeat into an upset victory Synonyms of rally marshaling (also marshalling), mobilization, rallying Words Related to rally call, call-up, summons; convening, convocation, muster, mustering Phrases call to arms

  2. 2 a mass meeting for the purpose of displaying or arousing support for a cause or person a huge rally for the candidate on the eve of the election Synonyms of rally demo [British], demonstration Words Related to rally assembly, conference, congress, convention, convocation, council, gathering; march; protest, sit-down, sit-in, strike; counterdemonstration, counterprotest, counterrally

  3. 3 the process or period of gradually regaining one's health and strength the doctors were amazed at the sick child's unexpected rally, which was apparently due to the new drug Synonyms of rally comeback, healing, mending, convalescence, recovery, recuperation, rehab, rehabilitation, snapbackWords Related to rally resuscitation, revival; survivalNear Antonyms of rally decline, degeneration, deterioration, fading, failing, languishing, sinking, wasting (away), weakening, wilting, withering, worsening; regression, relapse



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