'lite friends'

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adry_ral

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I've looked up in the dictionary but I couldn't find the meaning of 'lite friends'.
Maybe you can help me. I'd be very grateful.
 

Hi_there_Carl

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Perhaps if you provided some context we could guess at the meaning. ;-)
 

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Perhaps if you provided some context we could guess at the meaning. ;-)

Hi_there_Carl!

While we are waiting for the context, perhaps we could enjoy a 'lite' beer or two! ;-)

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I'd like to have some context but I don't. And I really have to guess the meaning. Anyway I have to say if this is true or false:

'Lite friends' are those friends with whom you want to be deeply disclosing.
 

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I would say FALSE because lite implies that they are not serious friends or that the friendship is not strong...

I hope this helps,
Carl ;-)
 

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I would say FALSE because lite implies that they are not serious friends or that the friendship is not strong...

I hope this helps,
Carl ;-)

I agree with Carl. Without any context to go by, I would say 'lite friends' are just casual friends; Be careful with the word 'lite', though. 'Lite' should be spelled as 'light'. "The dancer was light on her feet." NOT "The dancer was lite on her feet."

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Thank you very much for your answers. That was my opinion too but really needed someone else's
 

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Thank you very much for your answers. That was my opinion too but really needed someone else's

You are welcome, adry_ral!

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As a footnote: "lite" tends to follow the noun it qualifies, e.g.

1. Nintendo DS Lite
2. Miller Lite (a kind of beer)
3. London Lite (a London newspaper)

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