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China.

We're basically en route to war with them, but they're so essential to our everyday lives we can do nothing about it.

We can't live without little plastic cars.

From the Colbert Report with Stephen Colbert.
China's our frenemy. They're communists, but they stabilize our economy
by stikshift June 05, 2007
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"Frenemy" (alternately spelled "frienemy") is a portmanteau of "friend" and "enemy" that can refer to either an enemy disguised as a friend, pretends to be your friend to get connected to other people around like girlfriends, wives, boyfriends and hubby's takes every opportunity to make a cut toward them or your pocket because you are a good friend and they know you trust them. They take advantage of your loyalty and niceness
He was my Ace till he tried to be on the DL with my girl, now i know he's really just my Frenemy.
by mistixx November 15, 2011
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A person who is both a friend and an enemy. They can both cause one's demise and brighten one's day. Keep your friends close, your enemies closer and your frenemies right by your side.
My roommate was a frenemy: she would leave a sink full of dishes but she always ensured the fridge was stocked with beer.
by ajfajn October 03, 2011
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"Why do you hang around with that kid?"
"I don't, he's just my frenemy."
"Huh?"
"I enjoy treating him like shit."
by -Special Ed- January 01, 2010
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you can be friends yet enemies.
we are frenemies aka: friends in secret yet enemies to everyone esle to keep our status.
by Sandy angel October 31, 2006
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A frenemy refers to a company that can be both a partner (customer, vendor, etc.) and a competitor at the same time.
Sir Martin Sorrell said he counts Google as a frenemy of WPP, the ad agency empire that be built. On one hand, Google offers WPP a chance to buy cutting edge interactive ads for its clients. One the other hand, Google makes no secret of its intentions to allow anyone to buy ads for themselves, which could disintermediate ad agencies.
by Sean M. West February 22, 2007
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Your enemy who's also a friend.
Kitty Pryde is on the X-Men and Lance Alvers is on the Brotherhood. They're on opposite teams, thus making them enemies but they're still friends....Therefore they are each others frenemy.
by CountryGurl2286 June 10, 2008
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