1. ally, state, nation, country, land, commonwealth, res publica, body politic

usage: a friendly nation

2. ally, friend, associate

usage: an associate who provides cooperation or assistance; "he's a good ally in fight"


1. ally, consort, associate, affiliate, assort

usage: become an ally or associate, as by a treaty or marriage; "He allied himself with the Communists"

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