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1. tally

noun. ['ˈtæli'] a score in baseball made by a runner touching all four bases safely.

Synonyms

  • run batted in
  • score
  • unearned run
  • earned run
  • rbi

Antonyms

  • earned run
  • fall short of
  • question
  • suffer

Etymology

  • -ly (English)
  • -lice (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • tall (English)
  • tall (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Rhymes with Tally

  • dillydally
  • mcnally
  • mcnalley
  • delvalle
  • vitaly
  • vitale
  • verbally
  • straley
  • ranalli
  • mcgalley
  • mccalley
  • finale
  • devalle
  • cavalli
  • stahly
  • stahley
  • scally
  • omalley
  • o'malley
  • graley
  • bralley
  • braley
  • whalley
  • valli
  • valley
  • vallely
  • vallee
  • talley
  • shali
  • sally

How do you pronounce tally?

Pronounce tally as ˈtæli.

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Sentences with tally


1. Adverb
Schedule B is a means by which you and the IRS keep a tally on your gift-giving.

2. Noun, singular or mass
At this point, the income was added to your tally for your federal adjusted gross income.

Quotes about tally


1. You're insane!"she shouted."Pretty cool, huh?""No!"Tally yelled. "Why didn't you tell me it was broken?"Shay shrugged. "More fun that way?""More fun?"Her heart beating fast,her vision strangely clear. She was full of anger and relief and...joy."Well, kind of. But you suck!
- Scott Westerfeld, Uglies

2. Maybe she still was a pretty-head, making up irrational stories about the empty forest. The longer she stayed alone out here, the more Tally understood why the Rusties and their predecessors had believed in invisible beings, praying to placate spirits as they trashed the natural world around them.
- Scott Westerfeld, Pretties

2. tally

noun. ['ˈtæli'] a bill for an amount due.

Synonyms

  • invoice
  • reckoning
  • bill

Antonyms

  • disallow
  • boycott
  • disapproval
  • invalidate

Etymology

  • -ly (English)
  • -lice (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • tall (English)
  • tall (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. tally

verb. ['ˈtæli'] keep score, as in games.

Synonyms

  • count
  • number
  • numerate
  • enter
  • put down
  • chalk up
  • enumerate

Antonyms

  • crooked
  • unlawful
  • dishonesty
  • round

Etymology

  • -ly (English)
  • -lice (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • tall (English)
  • tall (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. tally

noun. ['ˈtæli'] the act of counting; reciting numbers in ascending order.

Synonyms

  • investigating
  • census
  • poll
  • count
  • reckoning
  • blood count
  • recount
  • counting
  • countdown
  • nose count
  • numeration
  • enumeration
  • sperm count
  • investigation
  • nosecount

Antonyms

  • be well
  • agree
  • change
  • miss

Etymology

  • -ly (English)
  • -lice (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • tall (English)
  • tall (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. tally

verb. ['ˈtæli'] be compatible, similar or consistent; coincide in their characteristics.

Synonyms

  • be
  • consort
  • support
  • coincide
  • consist
  • square
  • harmonise
  • befit
  • homologize
  • rime
  • parallel
  • match
  • adhere
  • suit
  • underpin
  • rhyme
  • align
  • beseem
  • fit
  • correspond
  • accord
  • harmonize
  • correlate
  • pattern
  • concord
  • check
  • twin
  • duplicate
  • gibe
  • meet
  • equal
  • fit in
  • resemble
  • check out
  • bear out
  • corroborate
  • jibe
  • conform to
  • agree
  • look

Antonyms

  • disagree
  • liberal
  • unconventional
  • divide

Etymology

  • -ly (English)
  • -lice (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • tall (English)
  • tall (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. tally

verb. ['ˈtæli'] gain points in a game.

Synonyms

  • hole up
  • eagle
  • have
  • score
  • rack up
  • win
  • homer
  • gain ground
  • ace
  • get even
  • convert
  • compete
  • pull ahead
  • hit
  • get ahead
  • equalise
  • get
  • contend
  • make headway
  • par
  • equalize
  • make
  • kick
  • gain
  • shoot
  • vie
  • advance

Antonyms

  • rounded
  • unwholesome
  • natural object
  • indirect

Etymology

  • -ly (English)
  • -lice (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • tall (English)
  • tall (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. tally

verb. ['ˈtæli'] determine the sum of.

Synonyms

  • count
  • sum up
  • tot up
  • tot
  • tote up
  • add together
  • number
  • numerate
  • sum
  • total
  • summate
  • add
  • enumerate

Antonyms

  • disprove
  • disapprove
  • take
  • inactivity

Etymology

  • -ly (English)
  • -lice (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • tall (English)
  • tall (Middle English (1100-1500))
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