1. A non-sexual relationship
between two men that are unusually close.
1. The act of wooing a fellow male friend for the purpose of becoming closer.
2. Going to unusual lengths in an attempt to become closer with another male friend.
also: "Bromancing the Stone"
1. The act of truly and thoroughly enjoying the process of getting and/or being high/stoned.
Provenance/Origin: "Bromance" is a portmanteau
of the two words "brother" and "romance". Originally coined by author/editor Dave Carnie in "Big Brother Magazine." Big Brother
was a sort of R rated skateboarding
/skate culture magazine that was eventually purchased by Larry Flynt
's Hustler conglomerate
and consequently taken out of circulation
due to unsatisfactory sales performance
. Carnie used the word on several occasions to describe relationships between skate-buddies
who spent a lot of time together and/or shared hotel rooms on every tour/skate road trip
-As a noun: "Dude, those two guys spend so much time together. They are having quite the bromance."
-As a verb: "Andy has been treating Victor
to every meal
and cover charge
for a month now. It's obvious that he is trying to bromance him."
-Bromancing the stone: "That Pete Doherty guy is definitely bromancing the stone
A close friendship between two straight men who share similar interests and views, to the point where their relationship would be mis-interpreted as romantic from the outsider.
Andy and Vince are such good friends that they are having a Bro-mance.
When brotherly love gets a little too intimate.
Brother1: I love you man!
Brother2: I love you too man!
Brother1: Would you say we have a bromance?
Brother2: Woah settle down there mate... I dont swing that way...
Love for a close male friend. Not in a homosexual way. May be viewed that way.
First use of bromance was Siouxsie & the Banshees - Kiss Them For Me back in 1991.
see Brokeback Mountain
Bromantic - adj.
Bromancing - verb, noun (gerund)
Brokeback Mountain is the best bromance movie of all time.
Bromance - Loving another man in the most heterosexual way.
ryan: I love you bro
chester: Me too bro
1.Possibly the queerest thing 2 men could call their friendship.
2. The queerest show on t.v. with brady.
Steve-Hey bro you wanna cuddle in a non gay way?
Steve- We got a total bromance
Greg- Thats right who wants to get laid anyways?
An intense bond between two men who actually love each other sexually and emotionally, but don't want to admit to the sexual part.UNTIL they share a bed one day and things naturally happen.Also a term used to hide and cover up the fact that most men are able to find each other sexually attractive in the right circumstances.
Lisa-OMG i saw mike and sean cuddeling and hugging in bed with there boxers on!
John-Nah, they're just good mates, i seen them touching each others ABs the other day, it's just a bromance!!