to frighten or scare.
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How to use gally in a sentence
Section I of gally's essay, thoroughly conventional in nature, is omitted here.
It is gally's concept of the character as an art-form, however, which is most interesting to the modern scholar.
gally breaks sharply with earlier character-writers like Overbury who, he thinks, have departed from the Theophrastan method.
Human nature, says gally, is full of subtle shadings and agreeable variations which the v character ought to exploit.
gally's essay thus reflects fundamental changes in the English attitude toward human nature and its literary representation.