childhood friend

noun

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: a friend that a person had when both of them were children : a friend since childhood We are childhood friends.

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“Childhood friend.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/childhood%20friend. Accessed 28 Nov. 2020.

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