intimacy intimacy  /ˈɪn tə mə si/


  1. (n) close or warm friendship
  2. (n) a usually secretive or illicit sexual relationship
  3. (n) a feeling of being intimate and belonging together


  1. It has a flow and an intimacy that the often awkward theatrical version lacked.
  2. It has a flow and an intimacy that the often awkward theatrical version lacked.
  3. They've just met, but in the forced intimacy of a back seat she removes his glasses, breathes on them and returns them.


  1. HGA Architects-Designed Concert Hall Starts Construction in St. Paul

    Warm materials and acoustical intimacy drive the design
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Contract Magazine

  2. Speakers Bridge Gap Between Disability and Relationships

    Disability Experts and Authors of Ink in the Wheels: Stories to Make Love Roll, Bridge Aspects of Disability, Intimacy and Love at the Abilities Expo []
    on June 17, 2013     Source:

  3. Taylor Swift: Fan intimacy strong as ever

    Taylor Swift shares her feelings and personal experiences on her hit records, but the 23-year-old Grammy winner isn't worried about losing intimacy with her fans on a stadium tour.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Berkshire Eagle


  1. "I've never lost my love for the intimacy of the theatre," Martin said, meaning I suppose that he can't find any work that pays better.
    on Jun 13, 2010 By: Ricky Martin Source: Montreal Gazette

  2. "The sense of intimacy that exists on our campus is unparalleled in NCAA Division I basketball," Davidson Coach Bob McKillop said Thursday.
    on Mar 28, 2008 By: Bob McKillop Source: San Jose Mercury News

  3. "There's an intimacy and an obvious connection that I feel here that I couldn't possibly feel in New York," said Winfrey, whose Harpo Studios are only a few blocks from the theater.
    on May 3, 2007 By: Oprah Winfrey Source: Forbes

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