male bonding

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Noun1.male bonding - the formation of a close personal relationship between menmale bonding - the formation of a close personal relationship between men; "the rituals known as male bonding do not necessarily involve drinking beer together"
bonding - a close personal relationship that forms between people (as between husband and wife or parent and child)
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Going on what they think will be a male-bonding adventure, they discover they don't get along too well and they're both having second thoughts about the women they left behind.
As for comparisons with another reel male-bonding outing, Rang de Basanti, they would rather take it as a compliment and let the audience decide for themselves once the movie releases here on February 21.
And it should come as no surprise that a film featuring this much violence, this much male-bonding and this many car smashes is directed by Nick Love, of The Football Factory fame.
Last week, this column noted the curious shock at which the public had greeted lots of blokes abroad doing blokey things after a clutch of England's World Cup squad were involved in some male-bonding shenanigans.
Practically the only woman to navigate the circle's male-bonding rituals, Irina Nakhova has produced a wildly heterogeneous body of installations, paintings, and sculptures since the mid-1970s.