Friend in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Friend

(transitive, obsolete) To act as a friend to, to befriend; to be friendly to, to help. | (transitive) To add (a person) to a list of friends on a social networking site; to officially designate (someone) as a friend. | A person other than a family member, spouse or lover whose company one enjoys and towards whom one feels affection.

Short Example Sentences for Friend

  • 1. Took a friend of his as mate. 🔊
  • 2. Renouard regretted that his friend had not been there. 🔊
  • 3. My friend looked at me very keenly. 🔊
  • 4. My new friend smiled at this. 🔊
  • 5. Our cowboy friend did not have time to find it. 🔊
  • 6. He told his loyal friend all about their plans and hopes. 🔊
  • 7. His friend was not a person to give oneself away to. 🔊
  • 8. You have been, indeed, a friend to me. 🔊
  • 9. His gravity was explained to me by my friend Buckthorne. 🔊
  • 10. But he said nothing of it to his friend the Editor. 🔊
  • 11. It was our friend of the whisky-keg episode, Piegan Smith. 🔊
  • 12. Without a friend to counsel him, the temptation proved irresistible. 🔊
  • 13. Without a friend to counsel him, he found the temptation irresistible. 🔊
  • 14. Frank and Randy recognized their friend the ventriloquist simultaneously. 🔊
  • 15. The guests sorrowfully followed the body of their best friend to Csakatorny. 🔊
  • 16. In passing us he exchanged nods with the friend I was with and smiled. 🔊
  • 17. The device of the cover was specially designed by a Friend of Mrs. Ewing. 🔊
  • 18. I can see as how you're a friend of his, and I wish I'd held my tongue. 🔊
  • 19. The Kazi (or headman) of Kamba Baji was our friend from the first. 🔊
  • 20. Patricia Makes Another Friend 84 VII. 🔊

How to use Friend in Sentences?

  • 1. His friend was good natured about the matter, but parried all further questions. 🔊
  • 2. My friend now left me to my own devices to while away the hours till time to dress for dinner. 🔊
  • 3. My friend asked for its removal before the second course, complaining of incipient snow-blindness. 🔊
  • 4. Lady Beldi thereupon gave her arm to her friend and led her into the dining-room. 🔊
  • 5. But hope, as that saving angel will, stirred, and began to brighten as our friend proceeded. 🔊
  • 6. Now it wasn't our fault at all when this friend of yours got hurt this evening. 🔊
  • 7. Instantly upon recognizing their old-time friend and helper the three chums started in his direction. 🔊
  • 8. She drank in the trills and flourishes of the selection which her friend had chosen as though the notes were golden ambrosia. 🔊
  • 9. The staunch friend of the motion picture chums waved his hand like a showman proudly exhibiting wares. 🔊
  • 10. We had each lost our best friend in the world; we were each, in some measure thrown upon the kindness of others. 🔊
  • 11. She believed her friend to be old, immeasurably old, indefinitely old; and had a secret faith that she had never been otherwise. 🔊
  • 12. These words, which proceeded from a voice at the lower end of the table, were addressed to my friend Finucane. 🔊
  • 13. Here was an old friend, a friend of their youth, and probably a lover, turned up again, and the sisters were in a natural state of agitation. 🔊
  • 14. One of the combatants was disposed of, but whether friend or foe Wolfert could not tell, nor whether they might not both be foes. 🔊
  • 15. Mendelssohn was his friend from boyhood, and aided him greatly with his suggestions, though it is doubtful whether Bennett ever studied with him. 🔊