Usage examples for ally

  1. She herself would be his best ally. – A Hungarian Nabob by Maurus Jókai
  2. The people of the fort saw him hurried more like a prisoner than an ally towards D'Aulnay's camp, his wife beside him. – The Lady of Fort St. John by Mary Hartwell Catherwood
  3. From being England's enemy, France would become her ally. – Yankee Ships and Yankee Sailors: Tales of 1812 by James Barnes
  4. After his first foul act of treason against Serbia, his former ally, whom he took in the rear without any declaration of war, he endeavoured, it will be remembered, to throw upon his ministers the blame of a crime which was threatening to turn out badly. – War by Pierre Loti
  5. The Spartans that were present hung down their heads, as conscious of the wrong they had done to their ally. – Plutarch-Lives-of-the-noble-Grecians-and-Romans by Clough, Arthur Hugh
  6. Don't you think, Tom, Ally pulled out mamma's bag, and held it right up before her! – The May Flower, and Miscellaneous Writings by Harriet Beecher Stowe
  7. But remember, if he is a man whom I can think worthy of you, you may count upon me as an ally. – The Cardinal's Snuff-Box by Henry Harland
  8. But he would have to be separated for some time from his ally, cut off from giving him any hints. – Red Men and White by Owen Wister
  9. Near him on the right, his Onondaga converts were gathered, and he frequently looked at them as he told the fifty sachems that France, the greatest and strongest son of Holy Church, was their best friend, and their fitting ally. – The Hunters of the Hills by Joseph Altsheler
  10. If I am sure of my great Ally, my heart will not be troubled, neither will it be afraid. – My Daily Meditation for the Circling Year by John Henry Jowett
  11. Cartoner had simply forced him to become his ally, and had even indicated the line of conduct he was to pursue. – The Vultures by Henry Seton Merriman
  12. In less than five minutes, she conquered old Nan, and secured her as an ally for ever. – Hetty's Strange History by Anonymous
  13. Yabolo, as anxious as Bakahenzie, became his ally in urging that this be done. – Witch-Doctors by Charles Beadle
  14. Uncle Tom didn't seem in the least haste now, and ever so many minutes ago he had said to her, " Well, good- by, Ally!" – A Flock of Girls and Boys by Nora Perry
  15. She seized on every new ally and fitted him into her scheme. – The Great Miss Driver by Anthony Hope
  16. The host had retorted, that they had better in that case try it themselves; which remark had the effect of making Tom resolve to cut short his visit, and in the meantime had brought him and his ally to the river side on the night in question. – Tom Brown at Oxford by Thomas Hughes
  17. Some other information Bertram received from his most faithful ally. – The Bertrams by Anthony Trollope
  18. Scott explained how he had pretended to ally himself with Frank's foes, and thus had heard the plots against the boy. – Frank Merriwell's Races by Burt L. Standish