Buddy - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈbʌdi|  American pronunciation of the word buddy
Brit.  |ˈbʌdi|  British pronunciation of the word buddy

noun

- a close friend who accompanies his buddies in their activities (syn: brother, chum, crony, pal, sidekick)

Examples

His fishing buddy just bought a new boat.

...my old college buddy is the one person I can always turn to...

We're good buddies.

Hey, buddy! This your car?

One wrong move and you are toast, buddy.

Buddy's huge gut strained against the buttons on his shirt.

Word forms

verb
I/you/we/they: buddy
he/she/it: buddies
present participle: buddying
past tense: buddied
past participle: buddied
noun
singular: buddy
plural: buddies
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