allied

  • 1 allied — ► ADJECTIVE 1) joined by or relating to an alliance. 2) (Allied) relating to Britain and its allies in the First and Second World Wars. 3) (allied to/with) in combination or working together with …

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  • 2 allied — [ə līd′; ] also, esp. for 3 [, al′īd΄] adj. [see ALLY] 1. united by kinship, treaty, agreement, etc. 2. closely related [Danish and Swedish are allied languages] 3. [A ] of the Allies SYN. RELATED …

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  • 3 Allied — Al*lied , a. United; joined; leagued; akin; related. See {Ally}. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 allied — I adjective affiliated, affinitive, akin, associated, bonded, confederate, connected, federate, kindred, leagued, related II index affiliated, akin (germane), analogous …

    Law dictionary

  • 5 allied to — index pendent Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 6 allied — (adj.) c.1300, pp. adjective from ALLY (Cf. ally) (v.). Originally of kindred; in reference to a league or formal treaty, it is first recorded late 14c …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 7 allied — *related, cognate, kindred, affiliated Analogous words: akin, parallel, similar (see LIKE): linked, associated, united, connected (see JOIN): cooperating, uniting, conjoining (see UNITE) Antonyms: unallied Contrasted words: alien, foreign,… …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 8 allied — [adj] friendly; united affiliated, agnate, akin, amalgamated, associated, bound, cognate, combined, confederate, connate, connected, incident, in league, joined, joint, kindred, linked, married, related, unified, wed; concepts 555,563 Ant.… …

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  • 9 allied — [[t]æ̱laɪd, AM əla͟ɪd[/t]] ♦♦♦ 1) ADJ: ADJ n Allied forces or troops are armies from different countries who are fighting on the same side in a war. ...the approaching Allied forces... They re backed by allied warplanes and tanks. 2) ADJ: ADJ n,… …

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  • 10 allied — al|lied [ˈælaıd, əˈlaıd] adj 1.) usually Allied [only before noun] belonging or relating to the countries that fought with Britain, the US etc in the First or Second World War ▪ an Allied bombing raid ▪ Allied forces 2.) (be) allied to/with sth… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 11 allied — adjective 1 Allied belonging to or connected with the countries that fought together against Germany in the First or Second World War, or against Iraq in the Gulf War: an Allied bombing raid | the Allied forces 2 allied… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 12 allied — al|lied [ æ,laıd, ə laıd ] adjective * 1. ) Allied only before noun belonging to or connected with the countries that united to fight against Germany in World Wars I and II, or against Iraq in the Gulf War: Allied soldiers/forces: Allied forces… …

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  • 13 allied */ — UK [ˈælaɪd] / US [ˈæˌlaɪd] / US [əˈlaɪd] adjective 1) Allied [only before noun] belonging to or connected with the countries that united to fight against Germany in the First and Second World Wars, or against Iraq in the Gulf War Allied… …

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  • 14 allied — adj. VERBS ▪ be ADVERB ▪ closely ▪ loosely ▪ an offensive by seven loosely allied guerrilla groups PREPOSITION …

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  • 15 Allied — 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

  • 16 allied — adj. allied against; to, with (we were allied with them against the aggressor) * * * [ə laɪd] to with (we were allied with them against the aggressor) allied against …

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  • 17 allied — adjective Date: 14th century 1. having or being in close association ; connected < two families allied by marriage > 2. joined in alliance by compact or treaty; specifically capitalized of or relating to the nations united against …

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  • 18 allied — /euh luyd , al uyd/, adj. 1. joined by treaty, agreement, or common cause: allied nations. 2. related; kindred: allied species. 3. (cap.) of or pertaining to the Allies. [1250 1300; ME; see ALLY, ED2] Syn. 2. akin. * * * …

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  • 19 allied — [ alʌɪd, ə lʌɪd] adjective 1》 joined by or relating to an alliance.     ↘(usu. Allied) relating to Britain and its allies in the First and Second World Wars and after. 2》 (allied to/with) in combination or working together with.     ↘connected or …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 20 allied — adjective 1) a group of allied nations Syn: federated, confederated, associated, in alliance, in league, in partnership; unified, united, integrated Ant: hostile 2) agricultural and allied industries …

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