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noun ally pronunciation in American English /ˈæˌlaɪ/ally pronunciation in American English /əˈlaɪ/
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    [countable] someone who is ready to help you, especially against someone else who is causing problems for you
    If you’re going to succeed in this job you will need allies.

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