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Overview of noun friend

The noun friend has 5 senses? (first 3 from tagged texts)
1. (169) friend

(a person you know well and regard with affection and trust; "he was my best friend at the university")

2. (1) ally, friend

(an associate who provides cooperation or assistance; "he's a good ally in fight")

3. (1) acquaintance, friend

(a person with whom you are acquainted; "I have trouble remembering the names of all my acquaintances"; "we are friends of the family")

4. supporter, protagonist, champion, admirer, booster, friend

(a person who backs a politician or a team etc.; "all their supporters came out for the game"; "they are friends of the library")

5. Friend, Quaker

(a member of the Religious Society of Friends founded by George Fox (the Friends have never called themselves Quakers)) © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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