Definition of 'allied'
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While we cannot totally avoid such threats, Estonia has a strong public support to allied troops. Times, Sunday Times (2016)On the road to the town lie the burnt remnants of tanks and armoured cars targeted by the allied aircraft. The Sun (2011)They were trained by Allied forces to clear shipping lanes by hunting out mines. The Sun (2008)They were rescued at the end of the war by Allied forces. Sources of the West: Readings in Western Civilization, Volume 1: From the Beginning to 1715 (1995)For three days his team discussed the terms with Allied military officers. The Sun (2014)It depicts an Italian woman embracing an Allied soldier in gratitude. Times, Sunday Times (2006)He lied to us about weapons of mass destruction causing the death of Iraqis and Allied troops. The Sun (2010)A battalion of Allied soldiers just half a mile away was unable to help because of the ferocity of the fighting. The Sun (2008)As she tried to charm him into letting her cross all the same, Allied aircraft attacked the bridge. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Oxford Street when a message came through that an army dispatch rider was bringing a special disc from the headquarters of the commander of the allied forces. Times, Sunday Times (2014)As we drove through remote and untouched mountain villages, we were the first Allied soldiers they had seen. Whicker's WarThe books were built around interviews with soldiers, including the two most prominent Allied military commanders of the war. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The Germans planned to launch the attack in fog or low cloud to protect them against the superior Allied air forces. Times, Sunday Times (2014)They lived off the land where possible, but also on supplies dropped by Allied air forces or captured from the enemy. Twentieth Century History - Basic Facts (1985)
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Translations for 'allied'
British English: allied ADJECTIVE
Allied forces or troops are armies from different countries who are fighting on the same side in a war.
...the approaching Allied forces.
Definition of allied from the Collins English Dictionary
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