rally around

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Definition of rally around

: to join together to support (someone or something) in a difficult time or situation We rallied around our neighbors when their house burned down. When the town library lost its funding, the community rallied around it.

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“Rally around.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rally%20around. Accessed 29 January 2020.

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