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fair-weather friend

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your advertise can be here

Transcription

    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [fair-weth-er frend]
    • /ˈfer ˈwe.ðər ˈfrend/
    • /feə(r) ˈwe.ðə(r) ˈfrend/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [fair-weth-er frend]
    • /ˈfer ˈwe.ðər ˈfrend/

Definitions of fair-weather friend words

  • noun fair-weather friend a person who cannot be relied on in situations of hardship or difficulty 0
  • noun fair-weather friend (Idiomatic) One who is friendly, helpful, or available only when it is advantageous or convenient to be so. 0

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Parts of speech for Fair-weather friend

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation

fair-weather friend popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 85% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
This word is included in each student's vocabulary. Most likely there is at least one movie with this word in the title.

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