Dally

Dally may refer to:

Surname:

  • Ann Dally (1929–2007), an English author and psychiatrist
  • Bill Dally, the Willard R. and Inez Kerr Bell Professor in the Stanford University School of Engineering
  • Clarence Madison Dally (1865–1904), an American glassblower, assistant to Thomas Edison
  • Craig Dally, a Republican member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives for the 138th District
  • Hans Dally (1916–1997), a highly decorated Hauptmann in the Luftwaffe during World War II
  • J. Irvin Dally, an American folk singer-songwriter based in Los Angeles, California
  • Lyman Dally, an illustrator and former competitive bodybuilder
  • Marcelin Dally (born 1962), a retired Côte d'Ivoire hurdler
  • William Dally (1908–1996), an American rower who competed in the 1928 Summer Olympics

Given name:

  • Dally Duncan (1909–1990), an Aberdeen-born football player and manager
  • Dally Messenger (1883–1959), an Australian rugby union and rugby league footballer
  • Dally O'Brien (born 1918), an Australian rules footballer
  • Dally Randriantefy (born 1977), a former professional female tennis player

Places:

  • Dally Castle, a ruined 13th century stone motte and bailey fortress in Northumberland, England

Other:

  • Dally M Awards, the official annual player awards for the National Rugby League competition

See also


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  • Dally — ist der Name folgender Personen: Ortwin Dally (* 1969), deutscher Klassischer Archäologe Rainer Dally (* 1942), deutscher Jurist und Präses der Landessynode der Pommerschen Evangelischen Kirche Diese Seite ist eine Begriffsklärung …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • dally — [v1] dawdle, delay boondoggle*, drag, fool around, fool with, fritter away, hang about*, horse around*, idle, jerk off*, lag, linger, loiter, lollygag*, play around*, play games with*, procrastinate, put off, putter, tarry, trail, trifle with,… …   New thesaurus

  • dally — ► VERB (dallies, dallied) 1) act or move slowly. 2) (dally with) have a casual sexual liaison with. 3) (dally with) show a casual interest in. DERIVATIVES dalliance noun …   English terms dictionary

  • Dally — Dal ly (d[a^]l l[y^]), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Dallied} (d[a^]l l[i^]d); p. pr. & vb. n. {Dallying}.] [OE. dalien, dailien; cf. Icel. pylja to talk, G. dallen, dalen, dahlen, to trifle, talk nonsense, OSw. tule a droll or funny man; or AS. dol… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Dally — Dal ly, v. t. To delay unnecessarily; to while away. [1913 Webster] Dallying off the time with often skirmishes. Knolles. [1913 Webster] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • dally — index hesitate, pause, procrastinate, stall Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • dally — (v.) c.1300, to talk, converse, possibly from Anglo Fr. dalier to amuse oneself, of uncertain origin. Sense of waste time emerged by late 14c. Related: Dallied; dallying …   Etymology dictionary

  • dally — flirt, coquet, toy, *trifle Analogous words: *play, sport, frolic, gambol: *caress, fondle, pet …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • dally — [dal′ē] vi. dallied, dallying [ME dalien < OFr dalier, to converse, trifle] 1. to flirt; play at love 2. to deal lightly or carelessly (with); trifle; toy 3. to waste time; loiter SYN. LOITER, TRIFLE dallier [dal′ēē ər, d …   English World dictionary

  • dally — v. 1) (D; intr.) ( to be slow ) to dally over (to dally over one s work) 2) (d; intr.) ( to play ) to dally with (to dally with smb. s affections) * * * [ dælɪ] (D; intr.) ( to be slow ) to dally over (to dally over one s work) (d; intr.) ( to… …   Combinatory dictionary


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