befriend


be·friend

verb \bi-ˈfrend\

: to become a friend to (someone)

Full Definition of BEFRIEND

transitive verb
:  to become or act as a friend to

Examples of BEFRIEND

  1. He befriended the new student.

First Known Use of BEFRIEND

1559

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