align (oneself) with

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align (oneself) with

To support, agree with, or form an alliance with a particular person or idea. As soon as I explained how the plan would benefit the company financially, the CFO aligned himself with the idea. Heather aligned herself with an animal rights group and began promoting veganism.
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align oneself with someone or something

Fig. to bring oneself into agreement with someone or someone's ideas; to associate oneself with someone or someone's cause. She sought to align herself with the older members.
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align something with something

to adjust, straighten, or arrange something in reference to something else. Try to align this piece with the one next to it.
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I used to make New Year's resolutions, now I resolve instead to align myself with the Divine energy that created us.
I align myself with the statement made by the Bolivarian Republic Venezuela on behalf of the Non-Aligned Movement.
After a number of conversations, I have decided to align myself with the consortium headed up by Gary Hoffman.
I'VE always been very careful not to align myself with any party or movement because, once you do, you allow people to try to pigeon-hole whatever you say.
I don't align myself with either of them, but instead vote for whomever I believe will do a better job.
Because it's my mission to help people move, breathe and feel better in their bodies, I'm thrilled to align myself with Alkalife, a company dedicated to improving health.
I also now align myself with artists of the Light and Space movement and feel like I fit somewhere in between.
While stationed at Ubon, I was able to take some time to see the country, align myself with a Christian servicemen center, and help with a local orphanage while still providing punctilious service through maintaining communications equipment.
There's no better, nobler, more important cause organization to align myself with.
PLUS, I am able to align myself with the long line of musicians historically that struggled financially.
I do not align myself with the anxieties of those who accuse governments of being a nanny state.
It's true that I get on better with some coaches than others and I align myself with those that don't value winning at any cost.
I prefer to align myself with forward-thinking Jews who work for justice in Palestine, such as the wonderful people at Jewish Voice for Peace.
I use my connections to leverage myself and business in the industry, this business is built of respect and reputation and I want to make sure that I align myself with the right women to help keep me grounded and focus on my ultimate goal.