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British English: /ˈɪntɪməsi/
American English: /ˈɪn(t)əməsi/

Translation of intimacy in French:


  • 1 (closeness) to be on terms of intimacy with somebody
    être intimement lié à quelqu'un
  • 2 [euphemistic] (sexual relations)
    relations (fpl) (sexuelles)
    there had been no intimacy between them
    ils n'avaient pas eu une relation très poussée

also: intimacies plural noun

  • (gestures)
    gestes (mpl) familiers
    (words) familiarités fpl

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