To be friends with someone is to become friends with them. Sometimes people use the word to describe the act of being friendly to someone.

  • He tried to be friends with her, but she wasn't interested.

  • She was friends with everyone, but she never really got to know anyone.

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Example Sentences for befriends

  • 1

    They befriended the stranger.

  • 2

    It is kind to befriend with a stranger.

  • 3

    Amicability is required in befriending others.

  • 4

    It is not easy but meaningful to befriend others.

  • 5

    She befriends the poor man.

  • 6

    He is the confidant of Holly and befriends Ustane.

  • 7

    In loneliness, the monster seeks to befriend the De Laceys.

  • 8

    The protagonists befriend Petra, the heir to the Minean throne.

  • 9

    Ultimately, it's the humans that the Autobots befriend that save the day.

  • 10

    Pam is determined to befriend one child by the end of the day.