be friends with
phrasal to have a friendship or friendly relationship with

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • be friends with — phrasal : to have friendly relations with making an effort to be friends with people they essentially disliked * * * be friends with To be on good terms with or well disposed towards • • • Main Entry: ↑friend * * * be (or make) friends with be… …   Useful english dictionary

  • be friends (with somebody) — be/make ˈfriends (with sb) idiom to be/become a friend of sb • We ve been friends for years. • They had a quarrel, but they re friends again now. • Simon finds it hard to make friends with other children. Main entry: ↑f …   Useful english dictionary

  • To be friends with — Friend Friend (fr[e^]nd), n. [OR. frend, freond, AS. fre[ o]nd, prop. p. pr. of fre[ o]n, fre[ o]gan, to love; akin to D. vriend friend, OS. friund friend, friohan to love, OHG. friunt friend, G. freund, Icel. fr[ae]ndi kinsman, Sw. fr[ a]nde.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • if you have to live in the river, it is best to be friends with the crocodile — Indian proverb. 1882 W. L. WILKINSON ‘Shells from Strange Shores’ in WRAY (ed.) Golden Hours CLIX. 180/2 (Mar.) To be on bad terms with those under whose authority we are placed is ‘To live in the river and be at enmity with the crocodile.’ 1990… …   Proverbs new dictionary

  • friends\ with\ benefits — 1. (friends with benefits) (5525↑, 1241↓) Two friends who have a sexual realtionship without being emotionally involved. Typically two good friends who have casual sex without a monogomous relationship or any kind of commitment Author:… …   Urban English dictionary

  • friends with — Friendly to; a friend of. * /Alice found several girls to be friends with on the first day of school./ * /At first I didn t like John, but now I am friends with him./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • friends with — Friendly to; a friend of. * /Alice found several girls to be friends with on the first day of school./ * /At first I didn t like John, but now I am friends with him./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • friends\ with — Friendly to; a friend of. Alice found several girls to be friends with on the first day of school. At first I didn t like John, but now I am friends with him …   Словарь американских идиом

  • Friends With You — (FWY) is an artist collaborative founded by the two Miami based artists, Sam Borkson, born in Plantation, Florida in 1979, and Arturo Sandoval III, born in Havana, Cuba in 1976. Since its conception in 2002, FWY has continued to promote the two… …   Wikipedia

  • Friends with benefits — Título Con derecho a roce (España) Amigos con beneficios (Hispanoamérica) Ficha técnica Dirección Will Gluck Producción Liz Glotzer Martin Schafer …   Wikipedia Español

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