Boyfriend vs. Buddy
Difference Between Boyfriend and Buddy
A male partner in an unmarried romantic relationship.
A friend or casual acquaintance.They have been buddies since they were in school.
A male friend.
A partner for a particular activity.drinking buddies
a man who is the lover of a girl or young woman;if I'd known he was her boyfriend I wouldn't have asked
An informal and friendly address to a stranger; a friendly placeholder name for a person one does not know.Hey, buddy, I think you dropped this.
(transitive) To assign a buddy, or partner, to.
Resembling a bud.
a close friend who accompanies his buddies in their activities