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Russian translation of “friend”

friend

noun [C]
 
 
/frend/
A1 someone who you know well and like
друг, подруга
Sarah's my best friend (= the friend I like most). Gordon is a friend of mine.Friends, acquaintances and contemporaries
an old friend someone who you have known and liked for a long time
давний друг
Friends, acquaintances and contemporaries
be friends (with sb) B1 to know and like someone
дружить (с кем-либо)
I have been friends with Jo for years.Friends, acquaintances and contemporaries
make friends (with sb) B1 to begin to know and like someone
заводить новых друзей, подружиться (с кем-либо)
He's shy and finds it difficult to make friends.Friends, acquaintances and contemporaries
(Definition of friend from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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