act shoulder to shoulder

act shoulder to shoulder

To act together, side by side, in cooperation of a shared goal or purpose. If we all act shoulder to shoulder, there's a chance we'll be able to get this legislation repealed.
See also: act, shoulder

be, stand, act, etc. ˌshoulder to ˈshoulder (with somebody)

be supporting somebody or in agreement with somebody: We fought shoulder to shoulder to defend our country.I stand shoulder to shoulder with Julia on this important issue.
See also: shoulder
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Mr Prescott went on to acknowledge the possibility that the broad fight against terrorism could continue for some time: 'We have agreed to act shoulder to shoulder.