befriend

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verb be·friend \bi-ˈfrend\

Definition of befriend

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to become or act as a friend to <befriended the new student>

Examples of befriend in a sentence

  1. He befriended the new student.

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First Known Use of befriend

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BEFRIEND Defined for English Language Learners

befriend

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verb be·friend \bi-ˈfrend\

Definition of befriend for English Language Learners

  • : to become a friend to (someone)


BEFRIEND Defined for Kids

befriend

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verb be·friend \bi-ˈfrend\

Definition of befriend for Students

befriended

befriending

  1. :  to act as a friend to <We befriended the new student.>



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