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  Words related to friend

Related / Similar Words: Friend, Quaker, acquaintance, ally, supporter, protagonist, champion, admirer, booster

 

Definition:
  • a member of the Religious Society of Friends founded by George Fox (the Friends have never called themselves Quakers);
  • a person with whom you are acquainted; "I have trouble remembering the names of all my acquaintances"; "we are friends of the family";
  • an associate who provides assistance; "he''s a good ally in fight"; "they were friends of the workers";
  • a person you know well and regard with affection and trust; "he was my best friend at the university";
  • a person who backs a politician or a team etc.; "all their supporters came out for the game"; "they are friends of the library";

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    Hyponyms: Penn, William Penn, bunkmate, campmate, connection, end man, homeboy, messmate, pickup, schoolmate, classmate, schoolfellow, class fellow, blood brother, Damon and Pythias, alter ego, amigo, best friend, brother, comrade, buddy, chum, crony, pal, sidekick, companion, fellow, familiar, associate, confidant, intimate, flatmate, girlfriend, light, mate, roommate, schoolfriend, Damon, Phintias, Pythias, anglophile, anglophil, believer, truster, Boswell, cheerleader, Confederate, enthusiast, partisan, partizan, Francophile, Francophil, free trader, functionalist, Jacobite, loyalist, stalwart, New Dealer, philhellene, philhellenist, Graecophile, pillar, mainstay, Roundhead, seconder, Shavian, subscriber, endorser, indorser, ratifier, sympathizer, sympathiser, well-wisher, toaster, wassailer, upholder, maintainer, sustainer, voucher, verifier, Whig

     

    Member Meronyms: Religious Society of Friends, Society of Friends, Quakers

     

    Derivational Morphology: ally, promote, advance, boost, further, encourage, admire, look up to, champion, defend, back, endorse, indorse, plump for, plunk for, support, fend for

     

    Anagrams: finder

     

    Language Translations:
    Afrikaans: kêrel and vriend   Albanian: mik  
    Armenian: ընկեր   Belarusian: сябар and хлопец  
    Catalan: amic   Chinese: 男朋友  
    Croatian: prijatelj   Danish: ven  
    Dutch: vriend   Esperanto: amiko and amulo  
    Estonian: sõber   Finnish: poikaystävä and ystävä  
    French: ami and petit ami   Georgian: მეგობარი  
    German: Freund   Greek: φίλος  
    Hebrew: ידיד   Hungarian: barát  
    Icelandic: vinur   Ido: amiko  
    Indonesian: pacar and teman   Interlingua: amico  
    Irish: buachaill and cara   Italian: amico and fidanzato  
    Japanese: かれし and 友達   Korean: 친구  
    Kurdish: heval   Latin: amicus  
    Lithuanian: draugas   Norwegian: venn  
    Novial: amike   Polish: chłopak and przyjaciel  
    Portuguese: amigo and namorado   Romanian: prieten  
    Russian: друг and приятель   Slovene: fant and prijatelj  
    Spanish: amigo and novio   Swahili: rafiki  
    Swedish: kamrat and pojkvän   Tagalog: kaibigan and syota  
    Telugu: స్నేహితుడు   Turkish: arkadaş and erkek arkadaş  
     
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