An example of an alliance is a treaty signed by countries once a war is over, and serves as an agreement to work together in the future.
The ancient alliance between mathematics and music.
An example of an alliance is when a some neighbors start talking, and decide to form a group to work towards building a safe community.
An example of an alliance is two teenage girls who are best friends and let nothing come between them.
An example of an alliance is when two people who are new to a job bond together and hang out.
The church, acting in alliance with community groups.
Matrimonial alliances; an alliance between church and state, or between two countries.
Other Word Forms
Origin of alliance
- Middle English from Old French aliance from alier to ally ally
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- From Old French aliance (French: alliance).