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Results for: [gu4 jiao1] former acquaintance, old friendTranslations 1 - 30 of 39
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a close friend over many years故知 [gu4 zhi1]
a friend capable of direct admonition諍友 [zheng4 you3]
a friend capable of direct admonition诤友 [zheng4 you3]
a friend made in hospital or people who become friends in hospital, wardmate病友 [bing4 you3]
a rough acquaintance with sth大凡粗知 [da4 fan2 cu1 zhi1]
acquaintance熟知 [shu2 zhi1]
acquaintance相識 [xiang1 shi2]
acquaintance相识 [xiang1 shi2]
acquaintance, friend熟人 [shu2 ren2]
bakelite (early plastic), also written jiao1 mu4 膠木|胶木电木 [dian4 mu4]
bakelite (early plastic), also written jiao1 mu4 膠木|胶木電木 [dian4 mu4]
best friend至交 [zhi4 jiao1]
best friend至好 [zhi4 hao3]
close friend,密友 [mi4 you3]
female friend, girlfriend女朋友 [nu:3 peng2 you5]
former acquaintance, old friend故交 [gu4 jiao1]
friend友 [you3]
friend友人 [you3 ren2]
friend朋 [peng2]
friend朋友 [peng2 you5]
friend (dialect)哥们 [ge1 men5]
friend (dialect)哥們 [ge1 men5]
friend who you can seek advice师友 [shi1 you3]
friend who you can seek advice師友 [shi1 you3]
good friend好朋友 [hao3 peng2 you5]
intimate friend, close friend挚友 [zhi4 you3]
intimate friend, close friend摯友 [zhi4 you3]
late friend, deceased friend故友 [gu4 you3]
lit. a friend when wining and dining; fair-weather friend酒肉朋友 [jiu3 rou4 peng2 you5]
male friend, boyfriend男朋友 [nan2 peng2 you5]
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