make friends with

make friends (with one)

To form a new friendship (with one). Did you make any friends at school? I've made friends with one of the guys who works in my department.
See also: friend, make

make friends with someone

to work to become a friend of someone. I want to make friends with all the people I am going to be working with. Let's try to make friends with each other.
See also: friend, make