Definition of friend zone in English:

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friend zone

noun

informal
A situation in which a friendship exists between two people, one of whom has an unreciprocated romantic or sexual interest in the other: I always wind up in the friend zone, watching them pursue other guys
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  • "No hope of escape once they put you in the friend zone," he said.
  • "I've been shunted into the friend zone," he continued, nodding in Stella's direction.
  • But in the absence of any other data, it seems you are truly in the friend zone.

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