Friend

  • (noun): A person you know well and regard with affection and trust.
    Example: "He was my best friend at the university"
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on friend, friends:

Friend-to-friend
... A friend-to-friend (or F2F) computer network is a type of peer-to-peer network in which users only make direct connections with people they know ... Unlike other kinds of private P2P, users in a friend-to-friend network cannot find out who else is participating beyond their own circle of friends, so F2F networks can grow ... though RetroShare is the only one of these configured for friend-to-friend operation by default ...
Ukridge And The Home From Home - Plot
... Ukridge arrives at his friend Jimmy Corcoran's house at 3 a.m ... He relates to his friend how he had been left in charge of his Aunt Julia's house, and had come up with the ingenious idea of renting out rooms to an exclusive clientele of boarders while she was away ... However, meeting an old friend of his Aunt's, he hears she is returning sooner than expected, and tries to think of a way to get rid of the guests before their contracted stays are up ...
Funeral For A Friend
... Funeral for a Friend are a Welsh post-hardcore band from Bridgend who formed in 2001 ... Funeral for a Friend's popularity rose in the United Kingdom with the release of their debut album, Casually Dressed Deep in Conversation (2003) ... Tell Themselves (2007) showed an evolution in Funeral for a Friend's musical style from the style which defined their debut, as the group began to diverge from their use of screaming vocals, heavy metal influenced ...
Mafalda - History
... Mafalda became a full-fledged cartoon strip on the advice of Quino's friend Julián Delgado, at the time senior editor of the weekly Primera Plana ... Her friend Felipe came on the scene in January 1965 ... After creating the characters of Mafalda's little brother Guille and her new friend Libertad, he definitively ceased publication of the strip on 25 June 1973 ...
Ukridge Sees Her Through - Plot
... Ukridge's friend Jimmy Corcoran is persuaded to hire a typist to speed his writing ... Shocked, Corcoran asks his friend how he hopes to find the money ... Ukridge reveals that Hank Philbrick, an old friend from Canada has made it big, and has been persuaded by Ukridge to buy an English country house ...

More definitions of "friend":

  • (noun): A member of the Religious Society of Friends founded by George Fox (the Friends have never called themselves Quakers).
    Synonyms: Quaker
  • (noun): A person with whom you are acquainted.
    Synonyms: acquaintance
  • (noun): An associate who provides assistance.
    Synonyms: ally

Famous quotes containing the word friend:

    A Friend is one who incessantly pays us the compliment of expecting from us all the virtues, and who can appreciate them in us.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)

    Even a friend may sell you a cracked pot.
    Chinese proverb.

    The man that hails you Tom or Jack,
    And proves by thumps upon your back
    How he esteems your merit,
    Is such a friend, that one had need
    Be very much his friend indeed
    To pardon or to bear it.
    William Cowper (1731–1800)