Rally
Rally Ral"ly, v. t. [F. railler. See {Rail} to scoff.] To attack with raillery, either in good humor and pleasantry, or with slight contempt or satire. [1913 Webster]

Honeycomb . . . rallies me upon a country life. --Addison. [1913 Webster]

Strephon had long confessed his amorous pain, Which gay Corinna rallied with disdain. --Gay. [1913 Webster]

Syn: To banter; ridicule; satirize; deride; mock. [1913 Webster]


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