As a state senator in the 1930s, Strom Thurmond aligned himself with this program of energetic government for white benefit.
Influential New Democratic–aligned magazines like The New Republic and Washington Monthly also championed the cause.
In these cases, it is essential that the goals and strategies of the occupying force and the host government are aligned.
They claim that the taxi drivers are aligned with a rival gang known as "Los Paisas."
Arturo in particular built up the organization and aligned it with the Sinaloa and Juarez cartels in the early 2000s.
The operation would take ten minutes, and the axis of this new turn would be aligned directly on Sol by the computer.
Carefully and surely he aligned the ship with the rock in speed and direction.
In the background, the 75's aligned along the edge of the wood continue joyously their triumphant salvoes.
We were all aligned but the old pacer—why didn't you let us go?
It wriggled and struggled and refused to let itself be aligned on the target.
early 15c., "to copulate" (of wolves, dogs), literally "to range (things) in a line," from Middle French aligner, from Old French alignier "set, lay in line," from à "to" (see ad-) + lignier "to line," from Latin lineare, from linea (see line (n.)). Transitive or reflective sense of "to fall into line" is from 1853. International political sense is attested from 1934. No justification for the French spelling, and aline was an early native form. Related: Aligned; aligning.