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  • allegiance — al|le|giance [əˈli:dʒəns] n [U and C] [Date: 1300 1400; : Old French; Origin: ligeance, from lige person you owe loyal service to , from Late Latin laetus serf ] loyalty to a leader, country, belief etc allegiance to ▪ You owe allegiance (=have a …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • allegiance — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ full, strong ▪ We will give our full allegiance to the party. ▪ traditional ▪ shifting ▪ It is hard to keep up with the shifting …   Collocations dictionary

  • allegiance — n. 1) to give; pledge, swear allegiance 2) to disavow, forsake one s allegiance to 3) true, unfailing, unswerving allegiance 4) allegiance to (allegiance to a cause) * * * [ə liːdʒ(ə)ns] forsake one s allegiance to pledge swear allegiance… …   Combinatory dictionary

  • Allegiance (Australian band) — Infobox Musical artist Name = Allegiance Img capt = Background = group or band Alias = Origin = Perth, Australia Genre = Thrash metal Years active = 1990 ndash; 1997 Label = Polygram Records, Mercury Records Associated acts = Black Steel URL =… …   Wikipedia

  • give — verb Give is used with these nouns as the subject: ↑authority, ↑benefactor, ↑chart, ↑council, ↑donor, ↑index, ↑jury, ↑move, ↑nature, ↑recording, ↑religion, ↑ …   Collocations dictionary

  • Oath of Allegiance (United Kingdom) — King John signing the Magna Carta at Runnymede …   Wikipedia

  • Pledge of Allegiance — For other uses, see Pledge of Allegiance (disambiguation). One Nation Under God redirects here. For the album, see One Nation Under God (album). Official versions (changes in bold italics) 1892 I pledge allegiance to my flag and the republic for… …   Wikipedia

  • Criticism of the Pledge of Allegiance — The criticism of the Pledge of Allegiance of the United States exists on several grounds. Its use in public schools has been the most controversial, as critics contend that a government sanctioned endorsement of religion violates the… …   Wikipedia

  • Oath of Allegiance (New Zealand) — The New Zealand Oath of Allegiance is defined by the Oaths and Declarations Act 1957. All Oaths can be taken in either Māori or English form. It is possible to take a affirmation, which has the same legal effect as an Oath. Contents 1 Oath 2… …   Wikipedia

  • Civil Allegiance — • The duty of loyalty and obedience which a person owes to the State of which he is a citizen Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Civil Allegiance     Civil Allegiance      …   Catholic encyclopedia

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