be (just) good friends

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be (just) good friends

A phrase used to emphasize that two people are not in a romantic relationship. Oh, he's not my boyfriend—we're just good friends.
See also: friend, good

be (just) good ˈfriends

used to say that two friends are not having a romantic relationship with each other: People often think Ian and I are a couple, but we’re just good friends.
See also: friend, good
References in classic literature ?
`Jim,' he said, `I am good friends with you and I always like to see you.
"I am good friends with Tom, we talked all the way round, but it helped me that I got ahead early."
"It was easy for me to get contact information for all the alums because I am good friends with all of the former coaches in this program and I still see them regularly," Peter Gavin said.
"Would I want to see Chris Woakes, who I am good friends with and has taken loads of wickets, left out?
"I am extremely grateful to Dundee for giving me the chance to come in, I have a great relationship with the club from my playing days and I am good friends with their head of youth, James McPake.
He said: "I am good friends with Oliver, I played with him for three years.
"I WENT TO THE FUNERAL IN MACON IN JUNE; I am good friends with three of Gregg's kids and they asked me to."
"There are the best people to work with and I am good friends with everyone.
But I am good friends with Jeff Pope, and we stayed in touch after working together on the TV series.
It turned out that I am familiar with the man's industry and am good friends with one of the key leaders in his professional networking association.
"I am good friends with James, we played against each other at school and then Villa v Cov through the Academy age groups," he said.
Well aware of the challenge his side will face on a day which also sees Ponteland meeting Novos in the County Plate final (4pm), he said: "I am good friends with Si from our student days, I know a number of their players from my time at Gosforth Academy and we have a few guys from Northumbria who come and play for us.
"I am good friends with Fernandinho but I haven't spoken to him this week," he said.