combine forces (with one)

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combine forces (with one)

To work together with one. If you two combine forces, you might just win the election after all. I'm sorry, but you're going to have to combine forces with Michael if you want to get this done.
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join/combine ˈforces (with somebody)

work together in order to achieve a shared aim: The two firms joined forces to win the contract. OPPOSITE: part company (with/from somebody/something)
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As a potential future UK PM Corbyn could be the national socialist we all fear who never seems to combine forces with others for the greater good of the UK and seems only to listen to his own voice.
On the morning of Thursday, July 18, two leading dailies-- the Asahi and the Nikkei--carried page one stories about plans for the IIJ group to combine forces with the Tepco group, to create a major competitor for Nippon Telegraph and Telephone (NTT) in telecoms.
Further investigation found birth defect rates in the region to be three times higher than normal, leading outraged community members to combine forces with the Santa Clara Center for Occupational Safety and Health (SCCOSH) to form the Silicon Valley Toxics Coalition (SVTC).