Gallied Gal"lied, p. p. & a. (Naut.) Worried; flurried; frightened. --Ham. Nav. Encyc. [1913 Webster]

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  • gallied —   frightened. Exm …   A glossary of provincial and local words used in England

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  • gally — transitive verb (gallied; gallying) Etymology: origin unknown Date: 1605 chiefly dialect frighten, terrify …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • gally — /gal ee/, v.t., gallied, gallying. Chiefly Dial. to frighten or scare. [1695 1705; cf. earlier gallow, appar. repr. OE agaelwan to frighten] * * * …   Universalium

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