- to frighten or scare.
Origin of gally
Related Words for gallyinsulting, rude, sarcastic, mocking, disdainful, cheeky, scornful, cocky, contemptuous, crusty, flip, fresh, jeering, nervy, sassy, smart, scoffing, gally, taunting
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Historical Examples of gally
We have with us one book of Gally Knight's, but it is only the Norman book.
Gally, then, is not as Theophrastan as he professes vi to be.
Here Gally might well be talking of the Clarendon kind of portrait.
Jack was handy in the cabin, and capital feller to carry soup from the gally, aft.Jack Tier or The Florida Reef
James Fenimore Cooper
One bit of detail which Gally Knight saw may still be seen untouched.