bon ami

[ baw na-mee ]
/ bɔ naˈmi /

noun, plural bons a·mis [bawn za-mee] /bɔ̃ zaˈmi/. French.

a good friend.
a sweetheart or lover.
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Examples from the Web for bon ami

  • “I shall make the little promenade and meet my bon-ami,” observed Mathilde, independently, as I proceeded to do as I was bid.