noun (plural compadres)informal, chiefly US
A way of addressing or referring to a friend or companion.
- Put those rumors to rest, my toon-loving compadre.
- Through a familiar process of chain migration, homeland relatives, neighbors, and friends joined compadres in specific Alabama towns and workplaces.
- I have been to the tax office at Constant Spring Road all too often, and I know that this is the Tax Office that most of my friends and compadres visit.
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