ally (oneself) to (someone or something)(redirected from allied oneself to)
ally (oneself) to (someone or something)
To join or unite with another person or group. In order to survive the attack, I allied myself to the invading soldiers. We need to ally ourselves to management if we want to keep our jobs. They really should ally ourselves to the scientific community at large if they don't want to lose their funding.
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ally oneself to someone or something
to unite or affiliate oneself with someone or something. She sought to ally herself to the older members. Jane allied herself to the teacher almost immediately.
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