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I enjoy working there – everyone is so friendly.
He will be remembered as a kind, friendly person.
The local people went out of their way to be friendly towards us.
Janet and I used to be very friendly (=friends with each other).
Doctors shouldn’t get too friendly with their patients.
We parted on friendly terms.
Moscow Dynamo came and played Walsall in a friendly match.
To the Allies, Switzerland was a friendly neutral country.
The new country hopes to establish friendly relations with all its neighbours.
This is the British English definition of friendly. View American English definition of friendly.
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