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She's visiting friends in Illinois.
Helga is a close friend of mine.
We stayed with various friends and relatives.
May I introduce Peter Flint, a very old friend of the family.
I'm having lunch with an old friend.
She has a wide circle of friends.
This is the American English definition of friend. View British English definition of friend.
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