Definitions for boyfriendˈbɔɪˌfrɛnd

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word boyfriend

Princeton's WordNet

  1. boyfriend, fellow, beau, swain, young man(noun)

    a man who is the lover of a girl or young woman

    "if I'd known he was her boyfriend I wouldn't have asked"

Wiktionary

  1. boyfriend(Noun)

    A male partner in a romantic relationship.

  2. boyfriend(Noun)

    A male friend.

Freebase

  1. Boyfriend

    A boyfriend is a regular male companion in a romantic and/or sexual relationship. This is normally not in long-term committed relationships, where other titles are more commonly used. A boyfriend can also be called an admirer, beau, fiancé, suitor and soul mate. A boyfriend is sometimes taken to check for compatibility in a relationship.

British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'boyfriend' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4405

  2. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'boyfriend' in Nouns Frequency: #2535

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Cindy Gardner:

    What's the difference between a boyfriend and a husband About 30 pounds.

  2. Mark Naison:

    It's not just that guy over there, you could be beating my cousin or my boyfriend.

  3. Dave Navarro:

    She wanted to go a different way, and her then-ex-boyfriend murdered her and my aunt.

  4. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    If your boyfriend thinks that Diet Coke or Diet Pepsi is the balance diet for his breakfast, you're dating a Man-child.

  5. Kirsty McQuade:

    It was actually my boyfriend Kevin Mitchell who found Pedro, he crash-landed on deck and Kevin managed to catch him and take him inside.

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