Definition of Aunt Sally noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


    Aunt Sally

    BrE BrE//ˌɑːnt ˈsæli//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˌænt ˈsæli//
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  1. 1 (British English) a game in which people throw balls at a model of a person to win prizes
  2. 2a person or thing that a lot of people criticize The foreign minister has become everybody's favourite Aunt Sally. More Like This Expressions with people’s names Aunt Sally, Hobson’s choice, Hooray Henry, Houdini, Jack the Lad, Jack Robinson, Jane Doe, Joe Bloggs, Joe Public, Joe Sixpack, John Bull, John Doe, John Hancock, Johnny Reb, PC Plod, Uncle SamSee worksheet.