Definition of friend:

part of speech: noun

Person kindly attached to another; favorer.

part of speech: noun

One loving or attached to another: an intimate acquaintance: a favorer: one of a society so called.

part of speech: noun

One attached to another by affection, regard, or esteem; an intimate acquaintance; a supporter or favorer of a cause, etc.; an ally; a salutation or greeting: Friend, a member of the Society of Friends, or Quakers.

Usage examples for friend:

  • Is my friend Mr. McCarthy, there? "Jimmy Kirkland and the Plot for a Pennant", Hugh S. Fullerton.
  • And you, too, my friend "Greenmantle", John Buchan.
  • So that was Roy's friend "The Story of Louie", Oliver Onions.
  • May I ask the name of your friend "A Woman's Burden", Fergus Hume.

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