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Translation of intimate in French:


British English: /ˈɪntɪmət/
American English: /ˈɪn(t)əmət/


British English: /ˈɪntɪmət/
American English: /ˈɪn(t)əmət/
  • 1 (personal)
    (biography, detail, diary, friend, secret, style)
    (belief, friendship)
    intimate apparel (American English) to have an intimate relationship with somebody
    être intime avec quelqu'un
    to be on intimate terms with somebody
    être intime avec quelqu'un
  • 2 (sexual)
    to be intimate with somebody [euphemistic]
    avoir des relations sexuelles avec quelqu'un
  • 3 (cosy)
    (atmosphere, occasion, meal, restaurant)
  • 4 (close)
    (bond, connection)
    to have an intimate acquaintance with, to have an intimate knowledge of
    avoir une connaissance approfondie de

transitive verb

British English: /ˈɪntɪmeɪt/
American English: /ˈɪn(t)əˌmeɪt/
  • 1 (hint)
    laisser entendre
    (desires, wishes)
    to intimate that …
    laisser entendre que …
  • 2 (announce)
    (content, composition, refusal)
    to intimate that …
    faire savoir que …

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