Definitions of coalition

  1. The act of coalescing; union into a body or mass, as of separate bodies or parts; as, a coalition of atoms. Webster Dictionary DB
  2. A combination, for temporary purposes, of persons, parties, or states, having different interests. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. Union in a body or mass; a combination of persons; an alliance of nations. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  4. Act of coalescing, or uniting into one body: a union or combination of persons, states, etc., into one: alliance. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  5. Union; combination; alliance. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  6. An alliance of persons, parties, or states. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  7. Union in one body or mass; a combination of different individuals, parties, or states into one. See Coalesce. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  8. A union of persons, parties, or states for a common object; a confederacy or league. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for coalition

  1. The latter would not have become sovereign, had not civil war and the foreign coalition called for its intervention and aid. – History of the French Revolution from 1789 to 1814 by F. A. M. Miguet
  2. Hence the coalition broke up of itself as soon as men were free to act. – The Arian Controversy by H. M. Gwatkin