ally of enemy

As it appears in the Trading with the Enemy Act, the term means nonresidents of the United States who are subjects of an enemy country. 3 Am J2d Aliens § 190.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

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  • enemy — enemy, foe denote an individual or body of individuals that is hostile or that manifests hostility to another. Enemy usually stresses antagonism that arises from a cherished hatred or a desire to harm or destroy, but it may suggest nothing much… …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • Ally — Al*ly , n.; pl. {Allies}. [See {Ally}, v.] 1. A relative; a kinsman. [Obs.] Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. One united to another by treaty or league; usually applied to sovereigns or states; a confederate. [1913 Webster] The English soldiers and their… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ally — colleague, *partner, copartner, confederate Analogous words: *associate, comrade, companion: supporter, upholder, backer (see corresponding verbs at SUPPORT): cooperator (see corresponding verb at UNITE) Antonyms: adversary Contrasted words:… …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • ally — [n] something united with another, especially by treaty accessory, accomplice, associate, coadjutor, collaborator, colleague, confederate, co worker, friend, helper, partner; concepts 299,322,354,359 Ant. antagonist, enemy …   New thesaurus

  • enemy — [n] someone hated or competed against adversary, agent, antagonist, archenemy, asperser, assailant, assassin, attacker, backbiter, bad person*, bandit, betrayer, calumniator, competitor, contender, criminal, defamer, defiler, detractor, disputant …   New thesaurus

  • ally — ♦♦ allies, allying, allied (The noun is pronounced [[t]æ̱laɪ[/t]]. The verb is pronounced [[t]əla͟ɪ[/t]].) 1) N COUNT: with supp A country s ally is another country that has an agreement to support it, especially in war. Washington would not take …   English dictionary

  • -ally — suffix forming adverbs from adjectives in al (cf. AL, LY(2), ICALLY). * * * (ə)lē, (ə)li adverb suffix Etymology: al (I) + ly : ly II semantically in adverbs formed from adjectives in …   Useful english dictionary

  • ally — I n. a faithful, staunch ally II v. (D; intr., refl.) to ally against; to, with (we allied ourselves with our friends against the common enemy) * * * [ ælaɪ] staunch ally to with (we allyied ourselves with our friends against the common enemy)… …   Combinatory dictionary

  • ally — 01. The U.S. is usually a close [ally] of Great Britain in foreign affairs. 02. The [Allied] forces scored a major victory on D Day, which ultimately lead to the end of the war in Europe. 03. Canada has been a strong [ally] of the U.S. throughout …   Grammatical examples in English

  • Enemy (Days of the New song) — Infobox Single Name = Enemy Artist = Days of the New from Album = Days of the New B side = Released = July 22, 1999 Format = CD single Recorded = 1998 Genre = Post grunge Acoustic rock Electronic music Length = 5:11 Label = Outpost Writer =… …   Wikipedia

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