In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1muy compinche informalmuy cuate Mexico informalto be buddy-buddy with sb — estar a partir un piñón con algn informal
- You see, my parents have been best friends with the Bennents since they were in college, so naturally they expected their offspring to be equally buddy-buddy, but sadly, no such luck.
- The All Blacks, Wallabies and British Lions have adopted similar buddy-buddy tactics in recent years.
- Interestingly though, no buddy-buddy connections with the network boys.
- I helped him with his bake sale at church and suddenly he's all buddy-buddy around me.
- The Most Valuable Player award shouldn't depend on being buddy-buddy with a sportswriter.
- They are not just prototypes of all the buddy-buddy twosomes that dominate US novels and movies.
- Not at all buddy-buddy and back-slappy, they initially give the impression of having been paired together randomly, possibly by computer, at the insistence of increasingly desperate comedy execs.
- Dad, it's not my fault you expect me to be all buddy-buddy with someone I hardly know.
- That's not what you would have said before you became all buddy-buddy with Aaron!
- Romantic comedies (pretty much the worst sub-genre ever created, even beneath buddy-buddy cop movies) follow a very strict formula that allows for practically no variation, or imagination.
- I'm sorry, you don't throw away a forty-three year relationship just like that and expect to be all buddy-buddy afterwards.
- You don't want to seem buddy-buddy with your teacher around your peers.
- As such, the film's title, although canny in its efforts to ensure a wider audience, will be a little confusing to those young men expecting a raucous, beer-driven, buddy-buddy laugh-fest.
- And besides we haven't exactly been all buddy-buddy for quite a while.
- What you have is a standard formulaic thriller, dependant upon technological gismos, buddy-buddy performances and a totally unbelievable storyline.
- Could it be because the judge is buddy-buddy with your family?
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