[ tal-is ]
/ ˈtæl ɪs /
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Words nearby Tallys
Tallulah, tally, tally clerk, tallyho, tallyman, Tallys, tally sheet, tallyshop, tally-woman, talmbout, Talmi gold
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How to use Tallys in a sentence
I did give him the best answer I could to pay him with tallys, and that is all they could get from me.
Thence to the discoursing of putting some sums of money in order and tallys, which we did pretty well.
Hence to the Exchequer from office to office, to set my business of my tallys in doing, and there all the morning.
Thence I to Westminster to look after the striking of my tallys, but nothing done or to be done therein.
Thence to Westminster to look after getting some little for some great tallys, but shall find trouble in it.