Definition of Rallyings
1. rallying [n] - See also: rallying
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Literary usage of Rallyings
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Iliad of Homer by Homer, Alexander Pope (1760)
"... there are more turns of fortune, more defeats, more rallyings, more accidents in this battle, than in any other ..."
2. Harper's New Monthly Magazine by Henry Mills Alden (1884)
"He replied to her mirthful words and rallyings, scarcely knowing what he said, so deep was the feeling that oppressed him, so strong was his love for that ..."
3. The Works of Thomas Carlyle: (complete). by Thomas Carlyle (1897)
"... while the Spitzberg to left goes so ill, fight desperately; but cannot prevail farther; and in spite of Friedrich's vehement rallyings and urgings, ..."
4. History of Friedrich II. of Prussia, Called Frederick the Great: Called by Thomas Carlyle (1873)
"Prince Friedrich,' one of the Margraves of Schwedt, King's Cousin, whom we did not know before, fell in these wild rallyings and wrestlings ; ' by a ..."
5. History of Friedrich II of Prussia, Called Frederick the Great by Thomas Carlyle (1865)
"... fight desperately; but cannot prevail farther; and in spite of Friedrich's vehement rallyings and urgings, gradually lose ground, — back at last to ..."