friend friend  /f ˈrɛnd/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a person you know well and regard with affection and trust
  2. (n) an associate who provides cooperation or assistance
  3. (n) a person with whom you are acquainted
  4. (n) a person who backs a politician or a team etc.
  5. (n) a member of the Religious Society of Friends founded by George Fox (the Friends have never called themselves Quakers)

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Michael Jackson's family and some of his famous friends pay quiet tribute at the pop star's nighttime funeral.
  2. I and all his many friends around the world miss Steve very much.
  3. November 13, 2000 Pal Power If friends are the gifts we give ourselves, it's good to be greedy.

News

  1. Friend: James Gandolfini died of heart attack - NBC40.net

    ROME (AP) - A friend of "Sopranos" star James Gandolfini says an autopsy has confirmed that the New Jersey native and actor died of a heart attack. Friend Michael Kobold says there was no evidence of foul play or substance abuse.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: NBC40 South Jersey

  2. Friend: James Gandolfini Died of Heart Attack

    Friend says autopsy confirms James Gandolfini died of a heart attack        
    on June 21, 2013     Source: ABC News

  3. Friend: Stricken Gandolfini found by family member

    ROME (AP) — A friend of "Sopranos" star James Gandolfini said Thursday the actor was discovered by a family member in his hotel room in Rome before he was pronounced dead of cardiac arrest at a hospital.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Associated Press via Yahoo! News

Quotes

  1. She wrote: "Didn't we do our nails as a joke with our friend dc? It had nothing to do w/court... it's an airbrush design from a stencil xx"
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Lindsay Lohan Source: Sky News

  2. "Gravity is the best friend I have," Goydos told Jonathan Byrd and Cliff Kresge, his playing partners for the magical round.
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Paul Goydos Source: FOXNews

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