Friend and Familiar

Friend

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Friend noun – A person who has a strong liking for and trust in another.
Usage example: really close friends who like to do everything together and are always sharing secrets

Familiar is a synonym for friend in companion topic. In some cases you can use "Familiar" instead a noun "Friend", when it comes to topics like love, trusted intimate, confidant.
Nearby Words: friendly, friendliness, friendship, friendless, friended
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Familiar

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Familiar noun – A person who has a strong liking for and trust in another.
Usage example: with old familiars the normally reserved writer can be quite warm and funny

Friend is a synonym for familiar in companion topic. You can use "Friend" instead a noun "Familiar", if it concerns topics such as love, person, associate, trusted intimate.
Nearby Words: familiarity, familiarize, familiarise, familiarized, familiarization
Synonyms for Familiar
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