Meaning of “buddy up” in the English Dictionary

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"buddy up" in British English

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buddy up

informal
phrasal verb with buddy uk /ˈbʌd.i/ us /ˈbʌd.i/ verb

to become friends with someone:

He quickly buddied up with Jan's husband.

(Definition of “buddy up” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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