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ally

noun

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(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

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ally

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of ally (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

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The first known use of ally was in the 14th century

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“Ally.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/ally. Accessed 20 Jan. 2021.

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