BE FRIENDLY &c. adj.; be friends [See Friend], be acquainted with &c. adj.; know; have the ear of; keep company with (sociality) [See Sociality]; hold communication with, have dealings with, sympathize with; have a leaning to; bear good will (benevolent) [See Benevolence]; love [See Love]; make much of; befriend (aid) [See Aid]; introduce to.
set ones horses together; have the latchstring out [U. S.]; hold out -, extend- the right hand of -friendship, - fellowship; become friendly &c. adj.; make friends &c. (890) with; break the ice, be introduced to; pick up acquaintance; make -, scrape- acquaintance with; get into favor, gain the friendship of.
shake hands with, strike hands with, fraternize, sororize [rare], embrace; receive with open arms, throw oneself into the arms of; meet halfway, take in good part.
FRIENDLY, amicable, amical; well-affected, unhostile, neighborly; brotherly, fraternal, sisterly, sororal [rare]; ardent, devoted, sympathetic, harmonious, hearty, cordial, warm-hearted.
friends with, at home with, hand in hand with; on -good, - friendly, - amicable, - cordial, - familiar, - intimate- -terms, - footing; on speaking terms, on visiting terms, on ones visiting list; in ones good -graces, - books.
acquainted, familiar, intimate, thick, hand and glove, hail fellow well met, free and easy; welcome.
AMICABLY &c. adj.; with open arms, à bras ouverts [F.]; sans cérémonie [F.]; arm in arm.
Amicitia semper prodest.Seneca
A mystic bond of brotherhood makes all men one.Carlyle
Friendship is love without either flowers or veil.Hare