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1 intimate /ˈɪntəmət/ adjective
1 intimate
/ˈɪntəmət/
adjective
Learner's definition of INTIMATE
[more intimate; most intimate]
: having a very close relationship : very warm and friendly
: very personal or private
: involving sex or sexual relations
of a place : private and pleasant in a way that allows people to feel relaxed and comfortable
: very closely related or connected : very close
: very complete

— intimately

adverb
2 intimate /ˈɪntəmət/ noun
plural intimates
2 intimate
/ˈɪntəmət/
noun
plural intimates
Learner's definition of INTIMATE
[count] somewhat formal
: a very close and trusted friend : an intimate friend
3 intimate /ˈɪntəˌmeɪt/ verb
intimates; intimated; intimating
3 intimate
/ˈɪntəˌmeɪt/
verb
intimates; intimated; intimating
Learner's definition of INTIMATE
[+ object]
: to say or suggest (something) in an indirect way

— intimation

/ˌɪntəˈmeɪʃən/ noun, plural intimations
[count]
[noncount]
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