rally round

phrasal verb
rallied round; rallying round; rallies round

Definition of rally round

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

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“Rally round.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rally%20round. Accessed 14 December 2019.

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