Definitions of Tallyho

  1. The huntsman's cry to incite or urge on his hounds.
  2. A tallyho coach.
  3. A four- in- hand coach.

Usage examples for Tallyho

  1. Deep in Leinster street by Trinity's postern a loyal king's man, Hornblower, touched his tallyho cap. – Ulysses by James Joyce
  2. Well, as I was telling you, it has come to a jolly little company of four in my surrey, which, after all, is perhaps nicer than a dozen in a tallyho, though of course it won't impress the voters as much." – The Henchman by Mark Lee Luther
  3. A pack of bloodhounds, led by Hornblower of Trinity brandishing a dogwhip in tallyho cap and an old pair of grey trousers, follow from fir, picking up the scent, nearer, baying, panting, at fault, breaking away, throwing their tongues, biting his heels, leaping at his tail. – Ulysses by James Joyce
  4. It was seldom that the driver used this tallyho. – Jimmy, Lucy, and All by Sophie May
  5. Uncle James was seated nearly opposite, for the two long seats of the tallyho faced each other. – Jimmy, Lucy, and All by Sophie May
  6. As the tallyho rattled along, the older people in it fell to talking; and the children looked at the country they were passing, sang snatches of songs, and gave little exclamations of delight. – Jimmy, Lucy, and All by Sophie May
  7. He had found out, among other things, that Tallyho was " Tallyhoon," brought home by the Crusaders. – It Happened in Egypt by C. N. Williamson A. M. Williamson
  8. Draw your swords, my merry men all, and hark forward tallyho in the utmost silence. – The Enchanted Castle by E. Nesbit
  9. Tallyho, not to mention tantivy. – Right Ho, Jeeves by P. G. Wodehouse