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what are friends for?

(also that's what friends are for) saying said to a friend who has ​thanked you for doing something ​special for them
(Definition of what are friends for? from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “what are friends for?”
in Chinese (Simplified) 否则要朋友干什么?…
in Chinese (Traditional) 否則要朋友幹甚麽?…
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