The destruction of this chief sally-port of the Wendish pirates enabled Absalon considerably to reduce the Danish fleet.
Most of the guests, uncertain how to regard this sally, looked at the elders.
In circuit, with five gates and three sally-ports.
They rise early, and after having performed their prayers and ablutions dress themselves in a new suit of clothes, and sally forth to the "fire-temples," to worship the emblem of their divinity, the sacred fire, which is perpetually burning on the altar.
The Syracusans had been at first thoroughly cowed; but they were cowed no longer, and they even plucked up courage to sally out and fight the enemy on the high ground of Epipolae.