By allying himself with Iran hawks, Obama is getting the Iran-Syria dynamic exactly wrong.
allying themselves with the Shiite militant group Hezbollah, some Lebanese Christians are standing their ground against ISIS.
On the other hand, it has restored drooping public support in allied countries for the idea of allying with Washington.
News stories like this one at Vox expressed the consensus view that we were now allying with Assad.
The promise of the Federation was that by allying themselves with men in party politics, women would soon earn the right to vote.
I do not understand allyieg, unless it be ‘allying’ with the Irish.
The emperor wished to put an end to their dissensions by allying them to each other by marriages.
Mabel's keen on allying the various branches of garment workers.
In some cities the nobility, allying itself with the proletariat, held the political power.
Your council has been over hasty in allying itself with these speculators.
late 14c., "relative, kinsman," from ally (v.); mid-15c. in the sense of "one united with another by treaty or league."