first-name terms

adjective

Definition of first-name terms

British

  1. People who are on first-name terms know each other well and address each other by their first names. He was on first-name terms with his boss. —sometimes used figuratively She was on first-name terms with adversity.

Word by Word Definitions

termplay terms
  1. :  a word or expression that has a precise meaning in some uses or is peculiar to a science, art, profession, or subject

    :  expression of a specified kind

    :  a limited or definite extent of time

  1. :  to apply a term to :  call, name


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