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  • A tinsel sign I won as I trade sub allies… oh, those ill abused artisan-owing isles, Nita!
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Definition of the noun allies

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  1. 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
    • lexical domain: Groups - nouns denoting groupings of people or objects
    • more generic words: alignment / alinement / alliance / coalition = an organization of people (or countries) involved in a pact or treaty
  2. 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
    • lexical domain: Groups - nouns denoting groupings of people or objects
    • more generic words: alignment / alinement / alliance / coalition = an organization of people (or countries) involved in a pact or treaty
  3. an alliance of nations joining together to fight a common enemy
    • lexical domain: Groups - nouns denoting groupings of people or objects
    • more generic words: alignment / alinement / alliance / coalition = an organization of people (or countries) involved in a pact or treaty


Allies is a Christian rock band. They released six albums during the 1980s and early 1990s.


  1. "Allies" is the eighth album by Crosby, Stills & Nash, their second concert document, and released on Atlantic Records in 1983. A live concert clip for "Wasted on the Way" received some rotation on MTV and VH1 at the time, as did the single "War Games.
  2. "Allies" is a song recorded by the rock band Heart. It was released in 1983 as the second and final single from the band's seventh studio album Passionworks. The song was written by Jonathan Cain, best known as a member of the rock band Journey.
  3. "Allies" is a studio album by English guitarist, composer and improvisor Fred Frith. It is the second of a series of Music for Dance albums Frith made.
  4. "Allies" is a musical album of Grand Fatal.
    • released on (9 years ago)
  5. "Allies" is a musical single of The River Versus.
    • released on
  6. "Allies" is a musical album of Some Velvet Morning.
    • released on
  7. "Allies" is a musical album of The Allies.
    • released in (33 years ago)
  8. "Allies" is a musical album of Allies.
  9. "Allies" is a 1983 single by American hard rock band Heart.
    • released in (32 years ago)


  1. "Allies" is a book by William Shawcross.
    • genres: Sociology, Mathematics, Science
    • subjects: Politics, United States of America, International relations, 21st century, Security, Diplomacy, Military branch, Europe, Political Science, Iraq, Middle East, Iraq War, World history, History, Foreign relations, Asia, Technology, Warfare, Military science
  2. "Allies" is a book by John Eisenhower.
    • also known as "Allies, Pearl Harbor to D-Day"; Allies, Pearl Harbor to D-Day


"Allies" is a 2014 war action film written by Jeremy Sheldon, Dominic Burns and James Crow, and directed by Dominic Burns.

  • starring: Werner Daehn as Captain Dekker
  • released on


Allies is a novel written by Christie Golden that was released on May 25, 2010. It is the fifth novel in the Fate of the Jedi series and published as a hardcover. The paperback is set to be released on March 22, 2011. It takes place in the Star Wars Expanded Universe in 43.5 ABY.

  • language: English Language
  • released on (4 years ago)

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Google previewDublin Review (1847)

Allies is an inconsecutive, contradictory thinker. Still, the doctrine expressed above is contained in a more precise and definite shape than is any contradictory doctrine; and, consequently, it seems more natural to ...

Google previewHuman Rights and Their Limits (2009)

by Wiktor Osiatyński

A single crucial element ofthe so-called promotion ofdemocracy by the United Stated and its allies is the requirement that states hold popular elections, seen as a precondition for international recognition ofa regime as well as for any foreign ...

Google previewMessages to the World (2005)

The Statements of Osama Bin Laden by Osama Bin Laden, Bruce Lawrence

American response to 9/11 constitutes clear evidence that the war being waged by the United States and its allies is a Crusade against Islam. The onslaught on Afghanistan is not an isolated conflict, but the latest episode in a long chain of ...

Google previewStill Ours to Lead (2014)

America, Rising Powers, and the Tension between Rivalry and Restraint by Bruce D. Jones

Rather, what the Security Council provides to the United States and its Western allies is a tool to put collective pressure on Iran but to do so in a way that is negotiated with the non-Western powers, so that actions taken in Iran do not affect ...

Google previewInstant encyclopaedia of geography (1993)

by Shatrughna P. Sinha

Allies. One hundred and twenty-seven countries are now members of the United Nations, pledged through the Charter to work for international peace and security and to promote the political, economic and social conditions necessary to ...

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Within NATO, our Defence Capabilities Initiative has identified the essential capabilities all Allies must have for modern operations, and Allies are working to meet those requirements. (Lord Robertson)
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Scrabble value of A1L1L1I1E1S1

The value of this 6-letter word is 6 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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