Definition of soul mate in English:

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soul mate

Pronunciation: /ˈsōl ˌmāt/
(also soulmate)

noun

A person ideally suited to another as a close friend or romantic partner.
Example sentences
  • As I pondered Jim's question, I realised that my (male and female) friends are closer to soulmates than the men I've been romantically involved with.
  • What it says about these women is that they have bought into a myth of soulmates and some romantic fairyland.
  • And as it turned out, what I truly wanted was to be back with my baby, my best friend, my soulmate.

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Syllabification: soul mate

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