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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Two or more joined together for a common cause.

Usage examples (39)
  • Keb looked for allies to join the project.
  • Our partnership and that of our allies is the hope of all peoples who yearn for freedom.
  • "The military option taken by Kabila and what he calls allies is a very unfortunate stance because it directly supports genocide."
  • The very essence of the claim made by ourselves and our allies is our denial of the right of force alone to control the destinies of the world. for more
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