What is a womance?

A platonic friendship between two or more females

Womance is a slang term that refers to a non-sexual, totally platonic friendship between two or more females. It is often used on social media accompanying pictures of besties doing bestie things like jumping in the air together or making hearts with their hands.

The term was coined as the female equivalent of Bromance, which is a friendship between two or more males. It is typically used by young women who are showing love for their girl crushes or BFFs. The name comes from a combination of "woman" and "romance."


I totally have a womance with Lady Gaga even if she doesn't know about it

The Golden Girls know all about womance

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Updated November 13, 2019

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