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friendnoun acquaintance, adherent, advocate, ally, associate, backer, benefactor, cohort, colleague, comrade, confidant, confederate, confrère, crony, defender, faithful companion, favorer, partisan, partner, patron, proponent, supporter, sympathizer
Associated concepts: Amicus curiae, friend of the court
See also: associate, benefactor, cohort, confederate, partisan, patron, proponent, samaritan