throw in one's lot with

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: to join or become associated with a person, group, or thing that one hopes will win or succeed During the American Civil War, my great-grandfather threw in his lot with the Confederacy/Union.

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“Throw in one's lot with.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/throw%20in%20one%27s%20lot%20with. Accessed 26 Nov. 2020.

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