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alliance

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of alliance

  1. 1 a formal agreement between two or more nations or peoples the smaller countries signed an alliance pledging to protect one another against the belligerent behemoth in their midst Synonyms of alliance accord, treaty, compact, convention, covenant, pactWords Related to alliance entente, entente cordiale; bargain, bond, charter, concord, contract, deal, settlement, understanding; projet

  2. 2 an association of persons, parties, or states for mutual assistance and protection an alliance between the French and the Algonquians to check Iroquois advances into their territory Synonyms of alliance confederacy, axis, bloc, block, coalition, combination, combine, confederation, federation, league, unionWords Related to alliance cabal, conspiracy, junto; cartel, syndicate, trust; faction, front, fusion, side, wing; association, group, organization; affiliation, cooperative, partnership; circuit, conference

  3. 3 the state of having shared interests or efforts (as in social or business matters) in alliance with booksellers, the nation's schools are promoting National Reading Month Synonyms of alliance affiliation, association, collaboration, confederation, connection, cooperation, hookup, liaison, linkup, partnership, relation, relationship, tie-up, unionWords Related to alliance business, dealings, interaction; exchange, interconnection, interrelation, mutualism, reciprocity, symbiosis; incorporation, integration, merger, unification; affinity, attachment, closeness, intimacy, rapport, sympathy; kinship, oneness, solidarity, togetherness, unity; colleagueship, companionship, company, fellowship; bed, cahoots, leagueNear Antonyms of alliance breakup, dissolution, disunion; division, parting, separation, severance, split; alienation, divorce, estrangementAntonyms of alliance disaffiliation, dissociation



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