allied - definition and synonyms

 
adjective 

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/ˈælaɪd/
  1. 1

    Allied

    [only before noun] belonging to or connected with the countries that united to fight against Germany in the First and Second World Wars, or against Iraq in the Gulf War
    Allied soldiers/forces:

    Allied forces landed in Normandy in the summer of 1944.

  2. 2
    related because of having shared qualities or interests

    librarianship and allied subjects

  3. 3
     

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    /əˈlaɪd/

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    /ˈælaɪd/
    if something is allied to or with something else, it is connected with it or working together with it
    allied to/with:

    Tax increases, allied to a collapse in export markets, have seriously harmed industry.