Spanish translation of 'intimate'
adjective [ˈɪntɪmɪt ]
[relationship, contact, conversation, meal] íntimo
[friend] íntimo ⧫ de confianza
[friendship, connection] íntimo ⧫ estrecho
[details] íntimo ⧫ personal
it’s an intimate little restaurant es un pequeño restaurante de ambiente íntimo
an intimate atmosphere un ambiente íntimo
to be/become intimate with sb (friendly) intimar con algn; (sexually) tener relaciones (íntimas) con algn
intimate hygiene (euphemistic) higiene f íntima
to have an intimate knowledge of a subject tener un profundo conocimiento de una materia ⧫ conocer una materia a fondo
he had an intimate knowledge of the city conocía muy bien la ciudad
to be on intimate terms with sb ser íntimo de algn
[ˈɪntɪmeɪt ]transitive verb
insinuar ⧫ dar a entender
he intimated his approval insinuó or dio a entender que lo aprobaba
she intimated that she was ready for a change insinuó or dio a entender que estaba lista para un cambio
he intimated to the president that ... le insinuó or le dio a entender al presidente que ...
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Example Sentences Including 'intimate'
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Inside, the hallway leading to the main room was noisy and crowded with shadowy figures pressed against the walls in intimate embraces.WHO KILLED TIFFANY JONES? (2002)
It was misty, close, everything intimate, the telegraph wires against thick creamy clouds like matted fleeces, the birds huddling.LOST CHILDREN (2002)
He smiled gently and touched her cheek in a strangely intimate gesture.CONFESSIONAL (2002)
An announcer's off-screen voice listed them, giving intimate details of better times beyond recall.THE ENDLESS GAME (2002)
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'intimate' in Other Languages
British English: intimate /ˈɪntɪmɪt/ ADJECTIVE
If two people have an intimate friendship, they are very good friends.
I told my intimate friends I wanted to have a baby.
- American English: intimate
- Arabic: حَمِيمٌ
- Brazilian Portuguese: íntimo
- Chinese: 亲密的
- Croatian: intiman
- Czech: důvěrný
- Danish: intim
- Dutch: intiem
- European Spanish: íntimo
- Finnish: läheinen
- French: intime
- German: intim
- Greek: οικείος
- Italian: intimo
- Japanese: 親しい
- Korean: 친밀한
- Norwegian: intim
- Polish: intymny
- European Portuguese: íntimo
- Romanian: intim
- Russian: близкий
- Spanish: íntimo
- Swedish: intim
- Thai: สนิท
- Turkish: yakın
- Ukrainian: тісний
- Vietnamese: thân mật
British English: intimate VERB
If you intimate something, you say it in an indirect way.
He went on to intimate that he was indeed contemplating a shake-up of the company.
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