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Translation of "friend" - English-German dictionary

friend

noun /frend/
someone who knows and likes another person very well der/die Freund/-in He is my best friend.
a person who acts in a friendly and generous way to people etc he or she does not know der/die Freund/-in She is a friend to animals.
friendless adjective
without friends ohne Freunde He found himself alone and friendless in the world.
friendly adjective
kind and willing to make friends freundlich She is very friendly to everybody.
friendship noun
the state of being friends die Freundschaft Friendship is a wonderful thing.
a particular relationship between two friends die Freundschaft Our friendship grew through the years.
make friends (with)
to start a friendly relationship; to become friends with someone Freundschaft schließen mit The child tried to make friends with the dog.
(Definition of friend from the Password English-German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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