Definitions for ALLYˈæl aɪ, əˈlaɪ; əˈlaɪ

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word ALLY

Princeton's WordNet

  1. ally(noun)

    a friendly nation

  2. ally, friend(verb)

    an associate who provides cooperation or assistance

    "he's a good ally in fight"

  3. ally(verb)

    become an ally or associate, as by a treaty or marriage

    "He allied himself with the Communists"

Wiktionary

  1. ally(Noun)

    One united to another by treaty or league; usually applied to sovereigns or states; a confederate.

  2. ally(Noun)

    Anything associated with another as a helper; an auxiliary.

  3. ally(Noun)

    Anything akin to another by structure, etc.

  4. ally(Noun)

    A closely related species, usually within the same family.

  5. ally(Verb)

    To unite, or form a connection between, as between families by marriage, or between princes and states by treaty, league, or confederacy

  6. ally(Verb)

    To connect or form a relation between by similitude, resemblance, friendship, or love.

  7. Ally(ProperNoun)

    A diminutive of the female given names Alison, Alice and Alexandra.

  8. Ally(ProperNoun)

    A diminutive of the male given name Alfred or of other names beginning with Al-.

  9. Origin: From alien, alier (Modern French allier), from alligo, from ad + ligo. Compare alligate, allay, alloy and ligament.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Ally(verb)

    to unite, or form a connection between, as between families by marriage, or between princes and states by treaty, league, or confederacy; -- often followed by to or with

  2. Ally(verb)

    to connect or form a relation between by similitude, resemblance, friendship, or love

  3. Ally

    a relative; a kinsman

  4. Ally

    one united to another by treaty or league; -- usually applied to sovereigns or states; a confederate

  5. Ally

    anything associated with another as a helper; an auxiliary

  6. Ally

    anything akin to another by structure, etc

  7. Ally(noun)

    see Alley, a marble or taw

  8. Origin: [See Ally, v.]

Freebase

  1. Ally

    Ally is a science fiction novel written by Karen Traviss and was published in March 2007. It is the fifth book in the Wess'Har Series.

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'ALLY' in Nouns Frequency: #1614

Anagrams of ALLY »

  1. y'all, ya'll


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