- ADJ: usu ADJ nNon-aligned countries did not support or were in no way linked to groups of countries headed by the United States or the former Soviet Union.
...a meeting of foreign ministers from non-aligned countries.
...India's role as the most influential member of the non-aligned movement.Ant:aligned(in AM, also use nonaligned)
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non-aligned — non a ligned adj a non aligned country does not support, or is not dependent on, any of the powerful countries in the world ▪ the non aligned countries of Europe >non alignment n [U] … Dictionary of contemporary English
non-aligned — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ (chiefly during the cold war) neutral towards the superpowers: non aligned countries. DERIVATIVES non alignment noun … English terms dictionary
non-aligned — (adj.) also nonaligned, 1960 in geopolitical sense, from NON (Cf. non ) + pp. of ALIGN (Cf. align). Non alignment (also nonalignment) in this sense is attested from 1934 … Etymology dictionary
non-aligned — adjective a non aligned country does not support, or is not dependent on, any of the powerful countries in the world non alignment noun (U) … Longman dictionary of contemporary English
non-aligned — UK / US [ˌnɑnəˈlaɪnd] adjective a country that is non aligned does not receive support from a more powerful country Derived word: non alignment noun uncountable … English dictionary
non-aligned — adj. Non aligned is used with these nouns: ↑country … Collocations dictionary
non-aligned — adj. (of States etc.) not aligned with another (esp. major) power. Derivatives: non alignment n … Useful english dictionary
non-aligned — adjective (chiefly during the cold war) of or denoting countries pursuing a policy of neutrality towards the superpowers. Derivatives non alignment noun … English new terms dictionary
non-aligned — vacillating in allegiance The representatives of countries which so described themselves met in Belgrade in 1961, claiming with more or less sincerity that they favoured neither Washington nor Moscow. Jennings in 1965 described them as… … How not to say what you mean: A dictionary of euphemisms
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