Definition of 'intimacy'
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Instead you need to rebuild trust through emotional intimacy. The Sun (2016)It is common to talk about intimacy in relationships but not with regard to money. Times, Sunday Times (2013)What is the depth and intimacy of your friendships? Times, Sunday Times (2014)But deception in a relationship compromises intimacy. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Real emotional intimacy is required to make a serious relationship tick. The Sun (2012)And the real issue is usually the lack of intimacy in a relationship. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Perhaps she was more a woman to admire from a distance than to live with in close intimacy. ELIZABETH AND MARY: Cousins, Rivals, Queens (2003)This is the gift of intimacy and love and you will share in the enjoyment when these coupons are cashed in! The Sun (2007)In addition, personal needs for intimacy may be catching up with them. Christianity Today (2000)So now we have two people avoiding intimacy, not just one. Times, Sunday Times (2007)There was no intimacy, no love. Times, Sunday Times (2007)She scarcely realizes how much she yearns for friendship and intimacy, and in the end encourages only resentment and violence. The Times Literary Supplement (2011)Henry and she grew slowly into closer intimacy; but neither he nor she were people to brook the slightest notice of their proceedings. North and South (1855)
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Translations for 'intimacy'
British English: intimacy NOUN
Intimacy between two people is a very close personal relationship between them.
...a means of achieving intimacy with another person.
Definition of intimacy from the Collins English Dictionary
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