Definition Of rally


(in tennis and other racket sports) an extended exchange of strokes between players.

Once in a while a tennis match will reach its climax with both players convinced they are going to win until the last stroke of the last rally .

(of troops) come together again in order to continue fighting after a defeat or dispersion.

De Montfort's troops rallied and drove back the king's infantry

a competition for motor vehicles in which they are driven a long distance over public roads or rough terrain, typically in stages and through checkpoints.

a rally driver

a mass meeting of people making a political protest or showing support for a cause.

a rally attended by around 100,000 people

a quick or marked recovery after a reverse or a period of weakness.

the market staged a late rally

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Example Of rally

  • a rally attended by around 100,000 people

  • a rally driver

  • a rally of more than three strokes was a rarity

  • A continuing stock market rally and rapidly recovering economy would not be favorable developments for this vulnerable financial Bubble.

  • a series of meetings to rally support for the union

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