ally-v; 1 Senses

Sense Number 1: create an association or relation between; unite

Commentary: Includes: ALLY WITH

Aethelwulf allied his kingdom of Wessex with Mercia.
Later he allied himself with the impressionists.
To accomplish this they allied with Keykavus I, the Seljuk Sultan of Rum.
They allied against the Mercantilism of Britain to form a new system.
They allied for only one purpose: to prop up Yushchenko.
Yhey allied to ensure Yeltsin's re-election.

VerbNet: conspire-71
FrameNet: NP
PropBank: ally.01
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1
WordNet Verb Particle Constructions, Multiword Expressions:
ally_with 1