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re-ally

[ree-uh-lahy] /ˌri əˈlaɪ/
verb (used with object), verb (used without object), re-allied, re-allying.
1.
to ally again or anew.
Origin
late Middle English
1425-1475
1425-75; late Middle English realy < Middle French real(l)ier; see rally1
Can be confused
really, re-ally.
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re-ally

v.

"to form an alliance again," c.1600, from re- + ally (v.). Related: Re-allied.

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