there was subdued laughter at this sally
Jonathan laughed at that sally more than any of us; he has changed, and the Tory party ought to have recognised that.
There are two parts to the bell rope - the tail and the soft sally , which are pulled alternately to make the bell ring.
To each sally Lilí responded in kind, with squeals.
the garrison there made a sally against us
The teaching of the ringing of the backstroke ends when you can confidently let the learner ring it without intervention and you feel that he can set the bell at will and he can recover if the sally is not pulled with the correct strength.
his sally at Descartes
After an excellent dinner of squid, shrimp, and vegetables, we sally forth in search of a pub, but are unable to find one.
In response to each new sally of witticism, the Indians would break into uncontrollable fits of merriment.
The show was certainly a lively, fast-moving, hilarious affair salted with quick-firing sallies of naval wit and wisdom.