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intimate - Dictionary definition and meaning for word intimate

(noun) someone to whom private matters are confided
Synonyms : confidant

(verb) give to understand
Synonyms : adumbrate , insinuate
Example Sentence
  • I insinuated that I did not like his wife

(verb) imply as a possibility
Synonyms : suggest
Example Sentence
  • The evidence suggests a need for more clarification

(adj) marked by close acquaintance, association, or familiarity
Example Sentence
  • intimate friend
  • intimate relations between economics, politics, and legal principles

(adj) having or fostering a warm or friendly and informal atmosphere
Synonyms : cozy , informal
Example Sentence
  • had a cozy chat
  • a relaxed informal manner
  • an intimate cocktail lounge
  • the small room was cozy and intimate

(adj) having mutual interests or affections; of established friendship
Synonyms : familiar
Example Sentence
  • on familiar terms
  • pretending she is on an intimate footing with those she slanders

(adj) involved in a sexual relationship
Synonyms : sexual
Example Sentence
  • the intimate (or sexual) relations between husband and wife
  • she had been intimate with many men
  • he touched her intimate parts

(adj) innermost or essential
Synonyms : inner , internal
Example Sentence
  • the inner logic of Cubism
  • the internal contradictions of the theory
  • the intimate structure of matter

(adj) thoroughly acquainted through study or experience
Synonyms : knowledgeable , versed
Example Sentence
  • this girl, so intimate with nature
  • knowledgeable about the technique of painting

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for intimate

intimate=hint(barrons meaning)....a bf said to his gf"lets get intimate..." that means he is HINTING that lets get on the bed...:)
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by verbal800

(Intimate=Hint);when u r Intimate(close)to someone, u can "Intimate" your wants and he/she will get what u mean instantly
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by melancholica

intimate; relate it to the word mate,ie,involve in sexual activity.hence, intimate is closeness , often referred in relationship
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by prateek.510

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