ally

v
1. confederate, league, unite, unionize, unify, conjoin, join with, join forces or hands, band together, team up, Inf. gang up, side with, go or go along with, take part, Inf. hitch horses; join, combine, couple, yoke, pair, join together, bind together; wed, marry.
2. associate, interassociate, identify, relate, interrelate, correlate or corelate, parallel, draw a parallel; connect, interconnect, link, interlink, equate, tie.
n
3. confederate, partner, comrade, comrade in arms, associate, consociate, socius, yokefellow or yokemate, companion, helpmate, helpmeet, Obs. help-fellow, co-worker, co-aid, co-partner, consort, confrere, sidekick, friend, Chiefly Brit. mate; conspirator, fellow conspirator, conspirer, conniver, abettor, accomplice, accessory or Chiefly Law. accessary, partner in crime, Sl. gun moll or moll; collaborator, coopera-tor, contributor, participant, participator; (all of nations) satellite, captive nation, puppet government or regime.
4. analogue, correspondent, coordinate, correlative, correlate, compliment, companion, mate, equivalent; relative, kin, fellow; twin, mirror image, duplicate or exact duplicate, close match, close imitation, reproduction, facsimile, copy, replica.
5. helper, aid or aide, attendant, acolyte, deputy, subsidiary, adjutant, coadjutant, coadjutor, coadju-tress or coadjutrix, adjunct, adjuvant, adjutator, Obs. adjutor, auxiliary, ancilla, second, man Friday, henchman, right hand, right-hand man.

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  • ally — ► NOUN (pl. allies) 1) a person, organization, or country that cooperates with another. 2) (the Allies) the countries that fought with Britain in the First and Second World Wars. ► VERB (allies, allied) (ally to/with) 1) …   English terms dictionary

  • Ally — Al*ly , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Allied}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Allying}.] [OE. alien, OF. alier, F. alier, fr. L. alligare to bind to; ad + ligare to bind. Cf. {Alligate}, {Alloy}, {Allay}, {Ligament}.] 1. To unite, or form a connection between, as… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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