Wednesday, August 6, 2014

Wednesday Word: Bromance

noun \ˈbrō-ˌman(t)s\

a close nonsexual friendship between men

bromantic adjective

blend of bro and romance
First Known Use: 2004

So the big news is, 5,000 new words have been added to the Scrabble Dictionary, including bromance.

I first understood the true meaning of this word watching on youtube Chris Pine and Zachary Quinto give interviews around the premier of the Start Trek reboot. I mean, just look at them. It was obvious from the body language that these guys are not only friends but extremely comfortable with each other.