allied allied  /ə ˈlaɪd/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a friendly nation
  2. (n) an associate who provides cooperation or assistance
  3. (v) become an ally or associate, as by a treaty or marriage
  4. (adj) related by common characteristics or ancestry
  5. (adj) of or relating to or denoting the Allies in World War II
  6. (adj) of or relating to or denoting the Allies in World War I
  7. (adj) united in a confederacy or league
  8. (adj) joined by treaty or agreement

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Usage(s):

  • Cameras linger over dead allied soldiers and bandaged Iraqi children.

News

  1. Allied World Assurance Company Holdings, AG (AWH) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for June 21, 2013

    Allied World Assurance Company Holdings, AG ( AWH ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 21, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.5 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 03, 2013.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Nasdaq

  2. Allied Electronics Rated Superior Supplier by Boeing

    FORT WORTH, TEXAS -- Allied Electronics, a trading brand of Electrocomponents plc , recently received the "2012 Boeing Performance Excellence Award - Silver Level" from its customer The Boeing ...
    on June 19, 2013     Source: GlobeNewswire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Allied Properties Real Estate Investment Trust Announces June Distribution

    Allied Properties REIT announced today that the Trustees of the REIT have declared a distribution of $0.1133 per unit for the month of June, 2013, representing $1.36 per unit on an annualized basis. The ...
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "We did not say, starting in July 2011, suddenly there will be no troops from the United States or allied countries in Afghanistan," Obama said at a press conference with the Russian president, Dmitry Medvedev, who sidestepped a question about...
    on Jun 24, 2010 By: Barack Obama Source: The Guardian

  2. "We are using all resources to trace and recover the hijacked trucks, some of which were carrying vehicles for the allied forces in Afghanistan," Mahmood said.
    on Nov 11, 2008 By: Fazal Mahmood Source: FOXNews

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