HyperDic: allied

English > 5 senses of the word allied / Allied:
ADJECTIVEallalliedrelated by common characteristics / characteristics or ancestry
pertAlliedof or relating to or denoting the Allies in World War II
pertAlliedof or relating to or denoting the Allies in World War I
allallied, confederate, confederativeunited in a confederacy or league
allalliedjoined by treaty or agreement
allied / Allied > pronunciation
Soundsae'lay.d; ahlay'd
Rhymesabide ... Yuletide: 172 rhymes with ayd...
English > allied: 5 senses > adjective 1
Meaningrelated by common characteristics / characteristics or ancestry.
Examples
  • "allied species"
  • "allied studies"
BroaderrelatedConnected by kinship, common origin, or marriage
Spanishafín
Catalanafí
English > Allied: 5 senses > adjective 2, pert
MeaningOf or relating to or denoting the Allies in World War II.
Spanishaliado
NounsAlliesthe alliance of nations that fought the Axis in World War II and which (with subsequent additions) signed the charter of the United Nations in 1945
English > Allied: 5 senses > adjective 3, pert
MeaningOf or relating to or denoting the Allies in World War I.
Spanishaliado
NounsAlliesin World War I the alliance of Great Britain and France and Russia and all the other nations that became allied with them in opposing the Central Powers
English > allied: 5 senses > adjective 4
MeaningUnited in a confederacy or league.
Synonymsconfederate, confederative
BroaderunitedCharacterized by unity
Spanishaliado, confederado
English > allied: 5 senses > adjective 5
Meaningjoined by treaty or agreement.
BroaderalignedBrought into agreement or cooperation on the side of a faction, party, or cause
Spanishaliado

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