Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Encyclopedia.
Switch to new thesaurus
|Noun||1.||alinement - an organization of people (or countries) involved in a pact or treaty|
combination - an alliance of people or corporations or countries for a special purpose (formerly to achieve some antisocial end but now for general political or economic purposes)
allies - an alliance of nations joining together to fight a common enemy
Allies - in 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
Central Powers - in World War I the alliance of Germany and Austria-Hungary and other nations allied with them in opposing the Allies
Allies - the 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
Axis - in World War II the alliance of Germany and Italy in 1936 which later included Japan and other nations; "the Axis opposed the Allies in World War II"
popular front - a leftist coalition organized against a common opponent
global organization, international organisation, international organization, world organisation, world organization - an international alliance involving many different countries
ally - a friendly nation