Simple Definition of friendship
: the state of being friends : the relationship between friends
: a friendly feeling or attitude : kindness or help given to someone
Examples of friendship
a friendship between two countries
They have enjoyed many years of friendship.
He was encouraged by the friendship his coworkers showed him.
Before 12th Century
First Known Use of friendship
before 12th century
Rhymes with friendship
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FRIENDSHIP Defined for Kids
Definition of friendship
1 : the state of being friends
2 : a warm and kind feeling or attitude
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