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bromance

[ broh-mans, broh-mans ]
/ ˈbroʊ mæns, broʊˈmæns /
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noun Informal.
a friendship between two men that is close but does not involve sex (usually used facetiously).
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See also bromosexual.

Origin of bromance

First recorded in 2000-05; bro + (ro)mance1

OTHER WORDS FROM bromance

bro·man·tic, adjective

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