- (of securities) to rise sharply in price after a drop.
- (of the persons forming a stock market) to begin to trade with increased activity after a slow period.
- an exchange of strokes between players before a point is scored.
- the hitting of the ball back and forth prior to the start of a match.
Origin of rally1
OTHER WORDS FROM rallyral·li·er, noun
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How to use rally in a sentence
LGBTQ activists in Texas’ Rio Grande Valley have rallied behind two brothers who are victims of human trafficking.Texas activists rally behind human trafficking victims|Michael K. Lavers|November 18, 2020|Washington Blade
We’ve seen similar value, cyclical rallies in the past but these periods have been short-lived as growth, momentum sectors eventually reasserted their leadership.Vaccine breakthroughs are unleashing a ‘value rally.’ Here’s what investors should know|Bernhard Warner|November 17, 2020|Fortune
It has been helpful for the workforce to “rally around something good,” as they did recently around a charitable cause.Your employees are not okay: How to handle mental health at work during a pandemic|Erika Fry|November 16, 2020|Fortune
Buoyed by Tesla’s strong performance, Xpeng’s shares rallied 40% on their first day of trading.A six-year-old Chinese electric vehicle startup is now more valuable than GM|eamonbarrett|November 13, 2020|Fortune
The Monday rally in 2020’s misfit stocks—the likes of airlines, banks and energy—was fueled of course by Pfizer’s “game changer” news of a vaccine trial breakthrough.Value stocks in, growth stocks out—has the mighty 2020 bull market rally hit an inflection point?|Bernhard Warner|November 10, 2020|Fortune
Republicans rallied to the cause, arguing that the pipeline would create jobs.Hillary Praises Fracking, Stays Silent on Keystone|David Freedlander|December 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Other panelists rallied to the cause of “the invisible woman”—the second and generally anonymous egg donor.Want Blue Eyes With That Baby?: The Strange New World of Human Reproduction|Eleanor Clift|November 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
At 11:00 a.m., a group of 40 young people, mostly teenagers, rallied at a subway station about a mile from the airport.
The only policy issue that rallied a significant majority of Wisconsin voters was the minimum wage—two-thirds favored raising it.
The Internet rallied around the boy, and his tormentors have been identified.Ice Bucket Challenge Bullies Messed with the Wrong Internet|Elizabeth Heideman|September 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Louis rallied himself to reply in her own way; and putting her arm through his, she drew him back into the rooms.The Pastor's Fire-side Vol. 3 of 4|Jane Porter
Lastly, there was Aguinaldoʼs old rebel party, which rallied to the one cry “Independence.”The Philippine Islands|John Foreman
The standard of the Prophet was raised in the bazaar and a fanatical mob rallied round it.The Red Year|Louis Tracy
Then it was that the Prince of Eckmhl himself rallied the broken battalions and led them to the charge.Napoleon's Marshals|R. P. Dunn-Pattison
Then she rallied and, like Jake, was ready to do battle with any one who hunched their shoulders at Miss Dory.The Cromptons|Mary J. Holmes