Share this entry

alliance
American English: /əˈlaɪəns/
British English: /əˈlʌɪəns/

Translation of alliance in Spanish:

noun

  • (of political parties, countries) coalición (feminine)
    alianza (feminine)
    to enter into o form an alliance
    aliarse
    formar una alianza
    Example sentences
    • There is a new openness by unions today to building alliances with community-based organizations and churches.
    • They would also benefit from alliances with community groups and other unions in putting pressure on their employer.
    • The council and the chamber should further seek alliances with such organisations as the tourism association for new ideas.

Cultural Note: Alliance Party

Un partido político de Irlanda del Norte de tendencia no sectaria cuyo objetivo es conseguir la resolución del conflicto existente entre grupos religiosos extremistas.

Definition of alliance in:

Share this entry

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

QUIZ


    Next Score: