Thesaurus

allies

noun
plural of ally

Synonyms & Antonyms of allies

(Entry 1 of 2)

someone associated with another to give assistance or moral support
  • in trying to convince his parents to send him to soccer camp, the youngster had a strong ally in his coach

Synonyms for allies

Words Related to allies

Near Antonyms for allies

allies

verb
present tense third-person singular of ally

Synonyms & Antonyms of allies (Entry 2 of 2)

to form or enter into an association that furthers the interests of its members
  • the area's small grape growers have allied and formed a cooperative that will help them get the best prices

Synonyms for allies

Words Related to allies

Phrases Synonymous with allies

Near Antonyms for allies

Antonyms for allies

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More About allies

Thesaurus Entries Near allies

allied

allies

alligator

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Allies.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/allies. Accessed 19 Sep. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

More from Merriam-Webster on allies

Nglish: Translation of allies for Spanish Speakers

Britannica English: Translation of allies for Arabic Speakers

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Dog Words Quiz

  • shiba puppy more or less demanding cuddles
  • Which of the following animals has a dog in its etymology?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!