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Definition of buddy

buddy

noun

  • a friend.
    My buddies are coming to town for my birthday.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           

    Citation from "Bill And Gary's Excellent Adventure", Alphas (TV), Season 1 Episode 6 (2011) blacked out to resolve Google's penalty against this site.
    I got a buddy.

    Last edited on Apr 13 2013. Submitted by Walter Rader (Editor) from Sacramento, CA, USA on Sep 02 2009.

  • form of address for a person whose name is unknown; "man", "dude".
    Hey... buddy!

    Last edited on Jul 27 2010. Submitted by Walter Rader (Editor) from Sacramento, CA, USA on Sep 02 2009.

  • form of address for a friend.
    Hey, buddy. What's going on?
                                                          

                                                                                      

                                                                                                                                                    

    Citation from "Weekends At Mort's", Bob's Burgers (TV), Season 1 Episode 11 (2011) blacked out to resolve Google's penalty against this site.
                                                     

                                                                                                                                 

    Citation from "Weekends At Mort's", Bob's Burgers (TV), Season 1 Episode 11 (2011) blacked out to resolve Google's penalty against this site.
                                                                          

                                                                   

    Citation from "Fear", Wilfred (TV), Season 1 Episode 3 (2011) blacked out to resolve Google's penalty against this site.

    Last edited on Jul 26 2011. Submitted by Walter Rader (Editor) from Sacramento, CA, USA on Sep 02 2009.

  • encouraging form of address, usually of a male.
                                                                                                               

    Citation from "Glenn's Birthday", Sons Of Tucson (TV, 2010), Season 1 Episode 11 blacked out to resolve Google's penalty against this site.
                                                                 

                                                                                                                                  

    Citation from "Trading Place", Family Guy (TV), Season 9 Episode 13 (2011) blacked out to resolve Google's penalty against this site.

    Last edited on Jul 27 2011. Submitted by Walter Rader (Editor) from Sacramento, CA, USA on Jul 27 2010.

  • when used in the plural sense, also: two people who share something in common.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 

    Citation from "Roger Codger", American Dad! (TV), Season 1 Episode 5 (2005) blacked out to resolve Google's penalty against this site.

    Last edited on Feb 22 2013. Submitted by Walter Rader (Editor) from Sacramento, CA, USA on Feb 22 2013.

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Definitions include: a best friend.
Definitions include: a friend with whom a scumbag can be himself.
Definitions include: a friend who one isn't dating but "bangs" (i.e. has sex with); "friend with benefits".
Definitions include: a "friend" who is having sex with one of one's girlfriend or one of one's ex-girlfriends, without your expressed consent or permission.
Definitions include: the practice of pairing people participating in some activity together so that each can look out for the other.
Definitions include: two close male friends.
Definitions include: a friend with whom one has sex, without emotional attachment or commitment.
Definitions include: a person with whom one isn't in a relationship with, but who one has sex with.

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