just a friend

Definition of just a friend

:a friend with whom one is not in a romantic relationship when one might possibly be
  • Sara and Joe say they are just friends.

Word by Word Definitions

just play
  1. : having a basis in or conforming to fact or reason : reasonable

  2. : conforming to a standard of correctness : proper

  3. : faithful to an original

  1. : exactly, precisely

  2. : very recently

  3. : by a very small margin : barely

  1. : archaic variant of joust

friend play
  1. : one attached to another by affection or esteem

  2. : acquaintance

  3. : one that is not hostile

  1. : to act as the friend of : befriend

  2. : to include (someone) in a list of designated friends on a person's social networking site


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