(Brit) an association of people who pay regular dues or other sums in return for old-age pensions, sickness benefits, etc US term benefit society
noun, Law. 1. . An individual or group interested in influencing the outcome of a lawsuit but not an actual party to the suit. The statement presented to the court is an amicus curiae brief; amicus curiae is Latin for “friend of the court.”
- Friend of dorothy
/ˈdɒrəθɪ/ noun 1. (informal) a male homosexual
[frend-ship] /ˈfrɛnd ʃɪp/ noun 1. the state of being a ; association as friends: to value a person’s friendship. 2. a friendly relation or intimacy. 3. friendly feeling or disposition. n. Old English freondscipe; see friend (n.) + -ship.
- Friendship bracelet
noun a simple handmade braided or beaded bracelet that is presented as a token of friendship