Playmate vs Playfriend - What's the difference?

playmate | playfriend |


As nouns the difference between playmate and playfriend

is that playmate is a companion for someone (especially a child) to play with while playfriend is (rare) a playmate.

playmate

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • A companion for someone (especially a child) to play with.
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  • *:An indulgent playmate , Grannie would lay aside the long scratchy-looking letter she was writing (heavily crossed ‘to save notepaper’) and enter into the delightful pastime of ‘a chicken from Mr Whiteley's’.
  • A female who has appeared as the centerfold in magazine.
  • Synonyms

    * (companion for playing) playfellow

    playfriend

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (rare) A playmate.