Translation of "friend" - English-Arabic dictionary


noun uk /frend/ us /frend/

A1 someone that you know well and like

Sarah is my best friend (= the friend I like most).

A2 a person you write to on an internet site

I’ve just added Adam as a friend on Facebook.
make friends (with someone)

B1 to begin to know and like someone

يُصادِق شَخصاً ما
He’s shy and finds it difficult to make friends.
be friends (with someone)

B1 to know and like someone

تَكون صَديقا مَع
I’ve been friends with Lynne for years.
verb uk /frend/ us /frend/

to connect with someone on a social website so that you can share information, pictures, etc.

A lot of people from my old job have friended me.

(Translation of “friend” from the Cambridge English-Arabic Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)