Definitions For Intimate


  • Someone to whom private matters are confided
  • Having a very close relationship : very warm and friendly
  • Very personal or private
  • Involving sex or sexual relations
  • A very close and trusted friend : an intimate friend


  • Give to understand
  • Imply as a possibility
  • To say or suggest (something) in an indirect way


  • Having mutual interests or affections; of established friendship
  • Marked by close acquaintance, association, or familiarity
  • Thoroughly acquainted through study or experience
  • Having or fostering a warm or friendly and informal atmosphere
  • Innermost or essential
  • Concerning things deeply private and personal
  • Involved in a sexual relationship
  • Used euphemistically to refer to the genitals

Is Intimate a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Intimate is worth 10 points in Scrabble and 12 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Intimate in a Sentence

  • Trying to intimate that there was more going on than anyone knew
  • They remained intimate friends throughout their lives.
  • They are in an intimate and committed relationship.
  • His coworkers knew him as “Robert,” but his intimates called him “Robbie.”
  • Usually quite aloof in public, he's actually quite relaxed with his intimates

Synonyms for Intimate

Antonyms for Intimate

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