nonaligned
adjective Date: 1960 not allied with other nations and especially with either the Communist or the non-Communist blocs • nonalignment noun

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  • nonaligned — index neutral, nonpartisan Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • nonaligned — ☆ nonaligned [nän΄ə līnd′] adj. not aligned with either side in a conflict of power, especially power politics nonalignment n …   English World dictionary

  • nonaligned — /non euh luynd /, adj. 1. not aligned: nonaligned machine parts. 2. not allied with or favoring any other nation or bloc: nonaligned African nations. n. 3. a nonaligned person or nation. [1955 60; NON + ALIGNED] * * * …   Universalium

  • nonaligned — non|a|ligned [ ,nanə laınd ] adjective a country that is nonaligned does not follow the leadership of a more powerful country ╾ non|a|lign|ment noun uncount …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • nonaligned — adjective Not allied with any particular nation, or to any side in a dispute; neutral or impartial …   Wiktionary

  • nonaligned — Synonyms and related words: Laodicean, apathetic, autarchic, autarkic, autonomous, centrist, even, fifty fifty, free spirited, freewheeling, half and half, impartial, independent, indifferent, individualistic, inner directed, midway, moderate,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • nonaligned — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. neutral, independent. See freedom. Ant., partisan. II (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. uncommitted, undecided, not committed; see neutral 1 . III (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective Not inclining toward or… …   English dictionary for students

  • nonaligned — nÉ‘nÉ™ laɪnd / nÉ’n adj. misaligned, not adjusted …   English contemporary dictionary

  • nonaligned — non·aligned …   English syllables

  • nonaligned — non•a•ligned [[t]ˌnɒn əˈlaɪnd[/t]] adj. gov not politically aligned, esp. with either one of two opposing powers or ideologies • Etymology: 1955–60 non a•lign′ment, n …   From formal English to slang

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