Definitions for alignəˈlaɪn

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. align, aline, line up, adjust(verb)

    place in a line or arrange so as to be parallel or straight

    "align the car with the curb"; "align the sheets of paper on the table"

  2. align(verb)

    be or come into adjustment with

  3. align, array(verb)

    align oneself with a group or a way of thinking

  4. align, ordinate, coordinate(verb)

    bring (components or parts) into proper or desirable coordination correlation

    "align the wheels of my car"; "ordinate similar parts"

Wiktionary

  1. align(Verb)

    To form in line; to fall into line.

  2. align(Verb)

    To adjust or form to a line; to range or form in line; to bring into line.

  3. align(Verb)

    To adhere oneself with a group or a way of thinking.

  4. Origin: From alynen, alinen, aligner, from alignier.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Align(verb)

    to adjust or form to a line; to range or form in line; to bring into line; to aline

  2. Align(verb)

    to form in line; to fall into line

  3. Origin: [F. aligner; (L. ad) + ligne (L. linea) line. See Line, and cf. Allineate.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Align

    a-līn′, v.t. to regulate by a line: to arrange in line, as troops.—n. Align′ment, a laying out by a line: arrangement of soldiers in a line or lines: the ground-plan of a railway or road. [Fr. aligner—L. ad, and linea, a line.]

Anagrams for align »

  1. algin

  2. Langi

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of align in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of align in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Jeffrey Lacker:

    It's time to align our monetary policy with the significant progress we have made.

  2. Neil Bruce:

    We will be taking additional measures to align our cost base and operating organization during the balance of 2015.

  3. Eric Trappier:

    It has close strategic interests with some countries and so with a good fighter jet product as well then the stars align.

  4. Cathy Lawhon:

    It’s up to individual students to determine which employers may or may not align with their diverse talents, values and interests.

  5. Andreias Paduraru:

    Imagine an old person directing flights - it will be dangerous if such an age rule is kept. We only want Romania to align to the European average.

Images & Illustrations of align


Translations for align

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • строявам се, изравнявам, подравнявамBulgarian
  • ingresar, alinearSpanish
  • kohdistaFinnish
  • alignerFrench
  • 정렬Korean
  • выровнять, выстраивать в линию, строиться, выравнивать, равняться, выстраиваться в линиюRussian
  • riktaSwedish
  • 对齐Chinese

Get even more translations for align »

Translation

Find a translation for the align definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these align definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Citation

Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"align." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2016. Web. 28 May 2016. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/align>.

Are we missing a good definition for align? Don't keep it to yourself...

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for align:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.