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Meaning of BEFRIEND

Pronunciation:  bi'frend

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[v]  become friends with; "John and Eric soon became friends"; "Have you made friends yet in your new environment?"
 

BEFRIEND is a 8 letter word that starts with B.

 

 See Also: attach, bind, bond, chum up, pal, pal up, tie

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Be*friend"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Befriended}; p. pr.
& vb. n. {Befriending}.]
To act as a friend to; to favor; to aid, benefit, or
countenance.

      By the darkness befriended.              --Longfellow.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: abet, aid, assist, avail, bail out, bear a hand, benefit, buddy up, comfort, do good, doctor, ease, favor, get acquainted, get chummy with, give a boost, give a hand, give a lift, give help, help, lend a hand, lend one aid, make friends with, play footsie with, proffer aid, protect, rally, reclaim, redeem, relieve, remedy, render assistance, rescue, restore, resuscitate, revive, save, scrape acquaintance with, set up, shake hands with, succor, take in tow, take up with, win friends
 

 

 

 

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