Definitions for friend

Definitions for (noun) friend

Main entry: Quaker, Friend

Definition: a member of the Religious Society of Friends founded by George Fox (the Friends have never called themselves Quakers)

Main entry: acquaintance, friend

Definition: a person with whom you are acquainted

Usage: I have trouble remembering the names of all my acquaintances; we are friends of the family

Main entry: ally, friend

Definition: an associate who provides cooperation or assistance

Usage: he's a good ally in fight

Main entry: friend

Definition: a person you know well and regard with affection and trust

Usage: he was my best friend at the university

Main entry: supporter, friend, admirer, protagonist, booster, champion

Definition: a person who backs a politician or a team etc.

Usage: all their supporters came out for the game; they are friends of the library

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