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  • nounconfidant, companion
  • nounbenefactor

synonyms for friend

  • acquaintance
  • ally
  • associate
  • buddy
  • classmate
  • colleague
  • companion
  • cousin
  • partner
  • roommate
  • chum
  • cohort
  • compatriot
  • comrade
  • consort
  • crony
  • familiar
  • intimate
  • mate
  • pal
  • playmate
  • schoolmate
  • sidekick
  • spare
  • well-wisher
  • alter ego
  • bosom buddy
  • soul mate
See also synonyms for: friendlessness / friendless / friends
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antonyms for friend

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  • antagonist
  • enemy
  • foe
  • opponent
  • stranger
  • detractor
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Those who live off campus and don’t plan on coming back to visit campus to, say, hang out with their friends don’t have to get tested.
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Paul brushed him off because several friends had already started the process to see if they could be his donor, but each backed out.
A WELCOME LIFELINEWASHINGTON REGIONAL TRANSPLANT COMMUNITYSEPTEMBER 17, 2020WASHINGTON BLADE
Trina advised those watching to check in with their friends who appear to be okay.
TRINA BRAXTON TO DAVID ADEFESO: ‘WHEN YOU ATTACK ONE, YOU ATTACK US ALL’HOPE WRIGHTSEPTEMBER 17, 2020ESSENCE.COM
Among other things, McCarthy said investigators learned that Ziona and LeBlond had been friends since the two were in middle school and that they remained friends after Ziona transitioned as a woman.
MD. MAN CHARGED IN 2015 TRANS MURDER SENTENCED TO 35 YEARSLOU CHIBBARO JR.SEPTEMBER 17, 2020WASHINGTON BLADE
A couple years ago my friends were comparing step counts when they asked about mine.
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Launched in 2013, Cash App began life as a Venmo-like app to transfer money among friends.
‘SQUARE IS A BEAST’JEFFSEPTEMBER 16, 2020FORTUNE
Veteran tech executive Frank Slootman was retired and racing sailboats last year when an old friend reached out.
MEET SNOWFLAKE, ONE OF THE BUZZIEST TECH IPOS EVERAARON PRESSMANSEPTEMBER 15, 2020FORTUNE
The six Minis currently live include a version of the Headspace meditation app, Atom’s movie tickets Mini, a flashcards app called Tembo that lets users study together and a Turbovote app that allows users to register to vote with their friends.
SNAP IS EXPLORING BRINGING ADS TO MINISLARA O'REILLYSEPTEMBER 14, 2020DIGIDAY
Some were great colleagues and friends but did adequate work rather than great work.
WHAT IF YOUR COMPANY HAD NO RULES? (BONUS EPISODE)MARIA KONNIKOVASEPTEMBER 12, 2020FREAKONOMICS
Keith and Vince would take their RV and head off on vacations, and to visit friends.
A CALIFORNIA MOUNTAIN COMMUNITY LOSES ITS HEARTMIKE SILVERSTEINSEPTEMBER 10, 2020WASHINGTON BLADE
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WORDS RELATED TO FRIEND

  • associate
  • association
  • colleague
  • companion
  • contact
  • friend
  • neighbor
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.