involved in a sexual relationship;
"the intimate (or sexual) relations between husband and wife"
"she had been intimate with many men"
having mutual interests or affections; of established friendship;
"on familiar terms"
"pretending she is on an intimate footing with those she slanders"
someone to whom private matters are confided
marked by close aquaintance, association, or familiarity;
"intimate relations between economics, politics, and legal principles" - V.L. Parrington
innermost or essential;
"the inner logic of Cubism"
"the internal contradictions of the theory"
"the intimate structure of matter"
thoroughly acquainted with through study or experience;
"this girl, so intimate with nature"-W.H.Hudson
"knowledgeaIble about the technique of painting"- Herbert Read
having or fostering a warm or friendly atmosphere; especially through smallness and informality;
"had a cozy chat"
"a relaxed informal manner"
"an intimate cocktail lounge"
"the small room was cozy and intimate"
give to understand;
"I insinuated that I did not like his wife"
imply as a possibility;
"The evidence suggests a need for more clarification"
an intimate friendship grew up between them.
they have not the time, nor are there the same intimate relations!
it was the beginning of a warm and intimate friendship.
photographing each other can be both a therapeutic and extremely intimate experience that helps you to notice the beauty in each other that you may have taken for granted.
because he is aware, as in all his letters, that there is someone listening in to this private and intimate conversation between husband and wife.
i can「t tell them my intimate thoughts.
the cafe has an intimate but buzzy atmosphere.
the two of them were as intimate as sisters.
if they develop an intimate relation with each other, they are willing to share knowledge and experience.
so even if that intimate connection gets destroyed, the person, the soul, could continue to exist.
because it emphasizes our intimate and direct connection with the cosmos, it admits the possibility that others are, or have been, or may be, likewise connected.
mr black went for the jugular, asking intimate sexual questions.
he broke with her in 1883, however, and never again established a significant intimate relationship with a woman.
how could anyone in sane mind assume that we could have had any intimate relationship with gadhafi?
infidelity. – intimate relationships are a sacred bond – a circle of trust.
the diplomat was on intimate terms with the leaders of both sides.
religion had an intimate association with alchemy during the middle ages.
the more contact we have with them, the more intimate our relationship, the more we ascribe to them human feelings and gender attributes.
god wants us to know him; but he wants an intimate relationship with us, not just a surface one.
in thegrand theater of life, food has the center stage, as it serves our most primalneed for survival, our bond with the earth, and our intimate connection witheach other.
could it be considered as truth to assume that all intimate relationships are based around a foundation of friendship?
mr heathcliff, be kind enough to bid this friend of yours release me: she forgets that you and i are not intimate acquaintances; and what amuses her is painful to me beyond expression.
but the further away something gets from those intimate circles, the less capacity we have to understand it, to care about it, or to deal with it effectively.
i have long been intimate with him.
we both went out with other people and there was never any jealousy, although i found it hard to be physically intimate with anyone else.
our genes hold evidence of our intimate associations with other beings, from cows to malaria parasites and grains.
we」re not on intimate terms with our neighbours.
it’s so easy for you to be compassionate and empathetic that your friendships are intimate right from the start.
some people feel that, because they are in an intimate relationship, they have the right to express themselves, whenever, for whatever reason.
when we enter into an intimate relationship, few of us escape visitations of insecurity and shame, of aversion and jealousy.
mary grew up with me, we are intimate friends.
i just won't discuss my intimate relationships.
he surprised me with his intimate knowledge of kierkegaard and schopenhauer.
the virus now turns out to have an intimate bond with every person on earth.
he may be having feelings about your changing body or be nervous about harming the baby in intimate moments.