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be (just) good friends
A phrase used to emphasize that two people are not dating each other. Oh, he's not my boyfriend—we're just good friends.
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.