n. ally; form a group or unite
President Davis was captured at Irwinville, Georgia, on May 10, and the remaining confederate armies surrendered by June 1865.
Sentence in Classic:
He has little time, for he has heard the scuffle downstairs when the wife tried to force her way up, and perhaps he has already heard from his Lascar confederate that the police are hurrying up the street.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
There he was dogged by his confederate, who held Beppo responsible for the loss of the pearl, and he stabbed him in the scuffle which followed.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
For the strength of Rome rested on the Roman people themselves, on the Latin league, on the confederate towns of Italy, and on her colonies, from all of which sources she drew so numerous an army, as enabled her to subdue the whole world and to keep it in subjection.
Discourses on the First Decade of Titus Livius By Niccolo Machiavelli Context
From this came the first taint of ill; from this did Ulysses ever threaten me with fresh charges, from this flung dark sayings among the crowd and sought confederate arms.
Soon Raphael Semmes and the Confederate Navy would tend to those Yankee gunboats and the ports would be wide open.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context
He had been a colonel in the Confederate army, and still maintained, with the title, the military bearing which had always accompanied it.
The Awakening By Kate Chopin Context
Every success of the Federal armies and every defeat of the Confederate forces was watched with the keenest and most intense interest.
Up From Slavery: An Autobiography By Booker T. Washington Context