1. A person with whom one has a bond of mutual affection, typically one exclusive of sexual or family relations.
2. A member of the Religious Society of Friends; a Quaker.
3. A person who supports a cause, organization, or country by giving financial or other help.
Plural noun: Friends.
1. Poonam is a friend of mine.
2. Jashan was unsure whether Megha is a friend or foe.