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Spanish translation of “ally”

ally

verb /əˈlai/ (past tense, past participle allied)
to join by political agreement, marriage, friendship etc
aliarse (con)
Small countries often have to ally themselves with larger countries in order to survive.
alliance noun
alianza
the alliance between Britain and the USA The three countries entered into an alliance.
allied /ˈӕ-/ adjective joined by political agreement or treaty
aliado
The allied forces entered the country.
(with with) together with; joined to
en conjunto con
Her beauty allied with her intelligence made her a successful actress.
(with to) related to; resembling
emparentado
The ape is closely allied to man.
(Definition of ally from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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