Examples of befriend in a Sentence
He befriended the new student.
Recent Examples of befriend from the Web
Miyazaki’s was My Neighbor Totoro, a fantasy about a pair of young girls who move to the countryside and befriend a menagerie of forest spirits including the giant Totoro, who travels around in a catbus.
The true story of Stubby began in 1917, when the stray pup befriended a soldier preparing for the war, Robert Conroy of New Britain.
The people she’s befriended over the years, however, has been the most rewarding.
Over the years, several Agency officers also befriended her & would stop by to help w yard work & grocery shopping.
Around the same time, Claire befriends a pretty young Korean woman named Man-hee (Kim Min-hee), who is (or was) attending the festival in her capacity as a film sales agent.
After reviving Southside’s paper, the Red and Black, and befriending fellow student Toni Topaz, Jughead is jumped by the Ghoulies late one night at school.
The probe determined that the executive’s secretary had unwittingly shared his travel itinerary with someone who had befriended her on social media, Ms. Ho said.
Instead of the investigator being confrontational, friendly and seemingly befriending gets far more results.
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First Known Use of befriend
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Definition of befriend for English Language Learners
: to become a friend to (someone)
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