old friend

noun

Definition of old friend

: a person who has been one's friend for a long time An old friend came to visit.

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“Old friend.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/old%20friend. Accessed 17 Sep. 2021.

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