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friend

noun
 
/frend/
A1 someone that you know well and like
amico, -a
Sarah is my best friend (= the friend I like most).
A2 a person you write to on an internet site
amico, -a (su piattaforme sociali su Internet)
I’ve just added Adam as a friend on Facebook.
make friends (with someone) B1 to begin to know and like someone
fare amicizia (con qualcuno)
He’s shy and finds it difficult to make friends.
be friends (with someone) B1 to know and like someone
essere amico (di qualcuno)
I’ve been friends with Lynne for years.
(Definition of friend noun from the Cambridge English-Italian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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