Friend

  • (noun): A member of the Religious Society of Friends founded by George Fox (the Friends have never called themselves Quakers).
    Synonyms: Quaker
    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 ... build F2F networks, though RetroShare is the only one of these configured for friend-to-friend operation by default ...
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 ...
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) ... and Tales Don't 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 ...
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 Ukridge has ...
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 ...

More definitions of "friend":

  • (noun): A person with whom you are acquainted.
    Synonyms: acquaintance
  • (noun): An associate who provides assistance.
    Synonyms: ally
  • (noun): A person you know well and regard with affection and trust.
    Example: "He was my best friend at the university"

Famous quotes containing the word friend:

    Not a flower, not a flower sweet
    On my black coffin let there be strewn.
    Not a friend, not a friend greet
    My poor corpse, where my bones shall be thrown.
    A thousand thousand sighs to save,
    Lay me, O, where
    Sad true lover never find my grave,
    To weep there.
    William Shakespeare (1564–1616)

    My Friend is that one whom I can associate with my choicest thought.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)

    She thanked me,
    And bade me, if I had a friend that loved her,
    I should but teach him how to tell my story,
    And that would woo her.
    William Shakespeare (1564–1616)