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Friend"ly, a. [AS. freéndl&ī;ce.] 1. Having the temper and disposition of a friend; disposed to promote the good of another; kind; favorable.
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2. Appropriate to, or implying, friendship; befitting friends; amicable.
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In friendly relations with his moderate opponents. Macaulay.
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3. Not hostile; as, a friendly power or state.
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4. Promoting the good of any person; favorable; propitious; serviceable; as, a friendly breeze or gale.
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On the first friendly bank he throws him down. Addison.

Syn. -- Amicable; kind; conciliatory; propitious; favorable. See Amicable.
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Friend"ly, adv. In the manner of friends; amicably; like friends. [Obs.] Shak.
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In whom all graces that can perfect beauty
Are friendly met.
Beau. & Fl.
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Friend"ly, n. 1. A friendly person; -- usually applied to natives friendly to foreign settlers or invaders.

These were speedily routed by the friendlies, who attacked the small force before them in fine style. E. N. Bennett.
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2. (Mil.) A member of one's own military forces, or of allied forces.