friendship Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “friendship” in the English Dictionary

"friendship" in British English

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friendshipnoun [C or U]

uk   us   /ˈfrend.ʃɪp/
B1 a ​situation in which two ​people are ​friends: Their friendship goes back to when they were at ​school together. Did you form any ​close/​lasting friendships in ​college? I ​value her friendship above anything ​else.
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(Definition of friendship from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"friendship" in American English

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friendshipnoun [C/U]

 us   /ˈfrend·ʃɪp/
a ​friendlyrelationship, or the ​state of being ​friends: [C] Their friendship goes back 25 ​years. [U] I ​value friendship above all ​else.
(Definition of friendship from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “friendship”
in Arabic صَداقة…
in Korean 우정…
in Portuguese amizade…
in Catalan amistat…
in Japanese 友情…
in Chinese (Simplified) 友谊…
in Turkish arkadaşlık, dostluk…
in Russian дружба…
in Chinese (Traditional) 友誼…
in Italian amicizia…
in Polish przyjaźń…
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