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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, including the many scenes of male bonding and the colorful dialogue.
TV chef The Urban Rajah said: "Having a curry and a beer is a great way to kick back with the boys and this research hows it has an important role to play in male bonding."
COLD FEET (ITV, Monday, 9pm) THE comedy drama sees old mates Adam, Pete and Dave get on their bikes in an effort to cycle away their troubles with a male bonding trip.
The paradox is that the more macho a society is, the more strong male bonding there is, with men spending much more time together than with women, including their wives.
How are you going to escape the wife and kids and enjoy a few beers and a bit of male bonding now?
But can't they find better ways to explore male bonding?
LADS and Dads Charity Walk for St David''s Hospice on Saturday, June 14, is a great way to spend a lads' day out alongside friends and family members, with the male bonding continuing post-walk with a free pint, pie and a race night.
There's also a bizarre bit of male bonding between Kev and Asbo.
Director Clooney wastes a sparkling A-list line-up on disappointingly mawkish tale of wartime male bonding
Somers is clearly more comfortable writing about kinetic fights and male bonding than teenage love.
It is a potty-mouthed hot mess that scores a decent amount of laughs in between homoerotic male bonding and inevitable toilet humour.
Lamba's meticulous attention to male bonding and comradeship during sticky situations makes a remarkable watch.