Intimately - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈɪntəmətli|
Brit.  |ˈɪntɪmətli|  British pronunciation of the word intimately
- in a close manner (syn: closely, nearly)
the two phenomena are intimately connected
- with great or especially intimate knowledge (syn: well)

Examples

...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...

the two phenomena are intimately connected

The two aspects are intimately connected.

I am intimately acquainted with the state of my bank account.

spoke to him intimately and confidentially

what is singular about his use of them is that no other artist, of his time or any other, has painted them so directly, intimately and pertinently

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