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    intimate - Dictionary definition and meaning for word intimate

    Definition
    (noun) someone to whom private matters are confided
    Synonyms : confidant
    Definition
    (verb) give to understand
    Synonyms : adumbrate , insinuate
    Example Sentence
    • I insinuated that I did not like his wife
    Definition
    (verb) imply as a possibility
    Synonyms : suggest
    Example Sentence
    • The evidence suggests a need for more clarification
    Definition
    (adj) marked by close acquaintance, association, or familiarity
    Example Sentence
    • intimate friend
    • intimate relations between economics, politics, and legal principles
    Definition
    (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
    Definition
    (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
    Definition
    (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
    Definition
    (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
    Definition
    (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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(Intimate=Hint);when u r Intimate(close)to someone, u can "Intimate" your wants and he/she will get what u mean instantly

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

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