be on nodding terms
be on nodding terms (with someone)
To know someone only as an acquaintance. The two of us are just on nodding terms—I couldn't even tell you his name. I'm only on nodding terms with her sister, so I can't ask her for a favor like that.
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be on nodding termsknow someone slightly.
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- be on nodding terms (with someone)
- be on nodding terms with somebody
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