Porteño Spanish is the dialect of caste-sha-no (castellano) spoken in Buenos Aires, Argentina and the surrounding areas. It is categorized by an Italian-like pronunciation and colorful Lunfardo slang.

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someone who is more than a friend, but not quite a boyfriend

"Novio" and "novia" can have quite a strong connotation, so Argentines use "amigovio" to express that "it's complicated" state. It is NOT generally used as "friends with benefits".

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