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Casual acquaintances

Person you know, but not very well

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Loyalty

Support in good or bad times

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Behind their backs

Say bad things about us when we are not there

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Two-faced towards

Insincere; pleasant with someone and then unpleasant about them behind their back

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Allies

Countries or people who join together to fight for a common cause

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Business partners

People who own a business together

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Bitter arch rivals

People in competition with each other in a negative, aggressive way

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Sworn enemies

People who will always hate each other

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Distant towards

Not friendly, cold

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Break down

Collapse

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Genuine misunderstanding

Not understanding something correctly

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Rift

Serious disagreement that divides people

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Discord

Disagreement and discontent

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Don't see eye to eye

Have different opinions

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Been on bad terms

Have a poor relationship

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Turn sour

Become bad

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Split up

Separate

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Has had its ups and downs

Had good and bad times

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Bumpy relationship

Up and down like a car on a road with bumps

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Broken home

Family split up by divorce

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Family feud

Quarrel in a family causing bad bad feeling for many years