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Rally

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[n] the feat of mustering strength for a renewed effort; "he singled to start a rally in the 9th inning"; "he feared the rallying of their troops for a counterattack"
[n] (tennis or squash) an unbroken sequence of several successive strokes; "after a short rally Connors won the point"
[n] an automobile race run over public roads
[n] a large gathering of people intended to arouse enthusiasm
[n] a marked recovery of strength or spirits during an illness
[v] return to a former condition; "The jilted lover soon rallied and found new friends"; "The stock market rallied"
[v] harass with persistent criticism or carping; "The children teased the new teacher"; "Don't ride me so hard over my failure"; "His fellow workers razzed him when he wore a jacket and tie"
[v] call to arms; of military personnel
[v] gather or bring together; "muster the courage to do something"; "she rallied her intellect"; "Summon all your courage"
[v] gather; "drum up support"

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