Associations to the word «Coalition»


COALITION, noun. A temporary group or union of organizations, usually formed for a particular advantage.
COALITION, noun. (rare) The collective noun for a group of cheetahs.
COALITION OF THE WILLING, noun. (politics) A group of countries whose leaders have been persuaded by another to take up a specific task, usually in the context of an invasion or war.

Dictionary definition

COALITION, noun. An organization of people (or countries) involved in a pact or treaty.
COALITION, noun. The state of being combined into one body.
COALITION, noun. The union of diverse things into one body or form or group; the growing together of parts.

Wise words

Wisdom does not show itself so much in precept as in life - in firmness of mind and a mastery of appetite. It teaches us to do, as well as talk, and to make our words and actions all of a color.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca