HyperDic: allies

English > 3 senses of the word Allies / allies:
NOUNgroupAlliesthe 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
groupAlliesin 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
groupalliesan alliance of nations joining / joining together to fight a common enemy
Allies / allies > pronunciation
Soundsae'layz; ahlay'z
Rhymesactualize ... womanize: 266 rhymes with ayz...
English > Allies: 3 senses > noun 1, group
MeaningThe 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.
Broaderalliance, coalition, alignment, alinementAn organization of people (or countries) involved in a pact or treaty
AdjectivesAlliedof or relating to or denoting the Allies in World War II
English > Allies: 3 senses > noun 2, group
MeaningIn 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.
Broaderalliance, coalition, alignment, alinementAn organization of people (or countries) involved in a pact or treaty
AdjectivesAlliedof or relating to or denoting the Allies in World War I
English > allies: 3 senses > noun 3, group
MeaningAn alliance of nations joining / joining together to fight a common enemy.
Broaderalliance, coalition, alignment, alinementAn organization of people (or countries) involved in a pact or treaty
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