Associations to the word «Allegiance»

Wiktionary

ALLEGIANCE, noun. Loyalty to some cause, nation or ruler.

Dictionary definition

ALLEGIANCE, noun. The act of binding yourself (intellectually or emotionally) to a course of action; "his long commitment to public service"; "they felt no loyalty to a losing team".
ALLEGIANCE, noun. The loyalty that citizens owe to their country (or subjects to their sovereign).

Wise words

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Nathaniel Hawthorne