(noun, adjective, verb, adverb, interjection)


1. (Britain) Used as a mild intensifier: very (almost exclusively used by the upper classes).

- Up and over to victory! Tally ho!


1. (obsolete) In a tall way; stoutly; with spirit.


1. (radio, aviation) Target sighted.


1. a score in baseball made by a runner touching all four bases safely

- their first tally came in the 3rd inning

Similar word(s): run

Definition categories: act, score

2. a bill for an amount due

Similar word(s): reckoning

Definition categories: communication, account, bill, invoice

3. the act of counting; reciting numbers in ascending order

Similar word(s): count, counting, enumeration, numeration, reckoning

Definition categories: act, investigating, investigation


1. be compatible, similar or consistent; coincide in their characteristics

Similar word(s): agree, check, correspond, fit, gibe, jibe, match

Definition categories: stative, be, equal

2. gain points in a game

Similar word(s): hit, score

Definition categories: competition, advance, gain, win

3. keep score, as in games

Definition categories: communication, enter, record

4. determine the sum of

Similar word(s): add, sum, summate, tot, total

Definition categories: communication, count, enumerate, number, numerate