Definitions for boyfriendˈbɔɪˌfrɛnd
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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"
A male partner in a romantic relationship.
A male friend.
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.
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Rank popularity for the word 'boyfriend' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4405
Rank popularity for the word 'boyfriend' in Nouns Frequency: #2535
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