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buddy-buddy

[buhd-ee-buhd-ee]
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adjective Informal.
  1. very friendly; intimate.
  2. associated for greedy or conniving purposes.
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Origin of buddy-buddy

First recorded in 1960–65
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British Dictionary definitions for buddy-buddy

buddy-buddy

adjective
  1. informal, mainly US on friendly or intimate terms
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