tally-ho

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tally-ho (ˌtælɪˈhəʊ)
 
interj
1.  the cry of a participant at a hunt to encourage the hounds when the quarry is sighted
 
n , -hos
2.  an instance of crying tally-ho
3.  another name for a four-in-hand
 
vb , -hos, -hos, -hoing, -hoed, -ho'd
4.  (intr) to make the cry of tally-ho
 
[C18: perhaps from French taïaut cry used in hunting]

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