Children's, Intermediate and Advanced Online English Dictionary & Thesaurus

Comprehensive
Dictionary Suite
Help
Help
Help
 
   
Display options
 
Lookup History
friend

friend

 
 
pronunciation:
frend
features:
Word Combinations (noun), Word Explorer
part of speech: noun
definition 1: one closely attached to another by affection and esteem.
 
synonyms:
alter ego, amigo, buddy, chum, crony, familiar, intimate, pal, sidekick
antonyms:
enemy, foe
similar words:
ally, boyfriend, cohort, companion, compeer, comrade, girlfriend, mate
definition 2: a colleague, associate, or comrade.
synonyms:
associate, cohort, colleague, companion, compeer, fellow
antonyms:
foe
similar words:
ally, brother, company, comrade, confederate, confidant, confrere, coworker, mate, partner, sister
definition 3: one who renders financial support to or who sympathizes with a cause or organization.
synonyms:
backer, benefactor, patron, supporter
similar words:
abettor, adherent, advocate, benefactress, partisan, sponsor, well-wisher
Word CombinationsSubscriber feature About this feature
derivations: friendless (adj.), friendlessness (n.)
Word Explorer
See
  love, relationship