Dude (pronounced DUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUDE by many)
used to address strangers. or people you know. or anyone for that matter
can be used for any gender, race, location.
used by many northern california and east texas people as a term of endearment.
Man, brah, sista, cuz, bro
a random word that can be put anywhere in a statement.
"I know that dude"
"i love that dude"
"i'm a dude, he's a dude, she's a dude cause we're all dudes"
"i was like 'dude' and he was all 'duuuuude, wasup?'"