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friends with (someone)

Having an amicable relationship with someone; (being) a friend of someone. You're friends with Jane, right? How is she doing?
See also: friend
Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

*friends with someone

a friend of someone. (*Typically: be ~; become ~.) Sally is friends with Bill. Mary and Bill are friends with one another.
See also: friend
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Users must also be friends with somebody for at least 48 hours if they wish to send them a gift.
"What is particularly disturbing about this case is that Facebook has not yet identified and alerted users whose profile information was vacuumed up by the app, most of whom had never used it but were friends with somebody else who had," it opined.
Would you be friends with somebody who has murdered and raped somebody?" McFall denied that Miss Nguyen was drugged, that he had used a handgun on her or that he had "joined in" with raping her.
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There is an unwritten rule that if you are friends with somebody you don't go near their ex partners.
anti-democratic country, Mammadyarov does not understand that in modern world it is better to be friends with somebody rather be
"Well, I think when you're great friends with somebody and a situation like this occurs, you obviously lose some kind of respect," the Daily Mail quoted him as telling CNN.I've stuck by him through and through.
It takes time for me to be friends with somebody, because I think being a friend is something very large."
Afterwards, audience member Tom Lees, 20, from London said of the BNP leader: "He said he didn't know anybody in the Ku Klux Klan, but then said he was friends with somebody in the KKK but it was the non-violent branch.
What's the common thread that makes a band like No Age friends with somebody like BARR, for example?
Once you've become close friends with somebody, I suppose you're always looking for opportunities to catch him up.
"I didn't approve it in any way, and I think when you're friends with somebody, you can say that."
They have published a list of "67 ways to do the community work" including making friends with somebody from a different culture and several other activities in the areas of health, education, helping the poor, caring for the youth, elderly and the environment.
"We are lucky, we were told never to get into a car unless you're very good friends with somebody.