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band together (against someone or something)

to unite in opposition to someone or something; to unite against someone or something. We must band together against the enemy. Everyone banded together to finish the cleanup work.
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band together

v.
1. To form a cohesive and cooperative group; unite: The people who opposed the new policy banded together to fight it.
2. To cause some things or people to form into a cohesive or cooperative group; unite things or people: The fact that we all had gone to the same school banded us together, and we became good friends.
See also: band, together
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SpreadMusicNow and Band Together supporting a coalition of music education nonprofits
But it's also important to bring people together by providing a welcoming place where people can get practical support and that's why we've organised Band Together.
SEE tomorrow's Daily Post for a full list of city businesses which are offering exclusive discounts for Band Together wristband holders.
Kemal is the latest to bid for chart stardom, but he needs to get a band together first so he's officially advertising for new talent to join him.
According to record producer Jerry Goldstein -- who got legal rights to the War name -- he put the band together to back British blues-rock singer Eric Burdon after seeing the musicians playing in 1969 at a topless beer bar in the San Fernando Valley, backing Deacon Jones, the pro football player.
99) follows the courageous, well-intentioned, yet unfortunately mistake-prone Magnabumble as he gets caught in another jam; his friends Ironheart, Lionpenny, and Stilton must band together to save the night.
Dan and I have been friends for 15 or so years, and we used to play in a band together when we were in high school.
Rather than launch a specific initiative in the borough, the plan is to encourage the creative businesses to band together to form a new steering group under the name of Spectrum to lobby on behalf of the sector.
We need to band together and change what and where our country is going.
On March 15, the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions (HELP) committee approved legislation that would allow small businesses to band together across state lines through membership in a trade association to purchase affordable health insurance plans for its members.
Cable, who was sacked from the group in 2004, said: 'I'd like to get back into music and I'm slowly but surely putting a band together.
Swarms of insects band together and march across the landscape.
A human prince, an unskilled Danarian sorceress, and their friends must band together, as their pooled strength is the one chance the world has to stop the Kersian's depravity and save a dying race.
95) is set eight years after a Change has made technology inoperable around the world--and survivors are starting to band together to rebuild society.
A hiring frenzy to fill jobs in one of the hottest commercial real estate markets in decades has caused commercial real estate's top news, trade, and professional associations to band together to post their professional-level jobs.