bromance

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bromance

slang A very close friendship between two men. The word is a portmanteau of "bro" and "romance." My brother has quite a bromance with his best friend—they do everything together.
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But there's still definitely the bromance there, because there's still a lot of interaction between Major and Ravi," the actor continued.
They frame the tensions of the bromance vs romance dynamic against a backdrop of declining homophobia, sexual liberalism, and inclusive masculinity.
In that whimsical film franchise, the bromance between Frodo (Elijah Wood) and Sam (Sean Astin) began way back in 2001 and flourished for over a decade, despite or perhaps because of the daunting rigors of their journey through Middle Earth to Mount Doom, with the series' precious ring in hand.
It's not the bromance you may have been expecting between the two, but it's a bromance nevertheless.
Roll with it: The bromance is reignited for Jonah Hill and Channing Tatum in 22 Jump Street, left
Roll with it: The bromance is reignited for Jonah Hill and Channing Tatum in 22 Jump Street, left | Roll with it: The bromance is reignited for Jonah Hill and Channing Tatum in 22 Jump Street, left His confidence has also been clearly boosted by working so closely with co-writer Jonah Hill, a talented actor, who makes for a brilliant stooge and has two recent Oscar nominations - for The Wolf of Wall Street and Moneyball - behind him.
Few words describe the NFL better than the slightly cheesy portmanteau 'bromance', so it's nice for Chicago to get to visit the bromance capital for tonight's affectionate male festival of chest-bumping, hugging and bum-spanking.
Newsweek writer Ramin Setoodeh notes that unlike the traditional buddy film, the bromance "shows us that straight guys, even without the aid of a high-speed car chase, can bond almost as strongly as heterosexual lovebirds" (6/8/09).
With the Season 7 finale marking the end of Harvey and Mike's bromance, Korsh said that they plan to "replace the bromance and mentor-mentee [elements of the show] in a comprehensive approach.
But could Rich B and Chris's chemistry ever match the bromance between Xander and Richard on BBC1?
Maybe not to everyone's taste, but the bromance is still going strong.
They're gorgeous, but don't have the sexual tension of the bromance between Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman.
The bromance between Robert Downey Jr and Jude Law as Holmes and Watson is nicely pitched - they are so good together that any female roles get pushed to one side.