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.
British National Corpus
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'boyfriend' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4405
Rank popularity for the word 'boyfriend' in Nouns Frequency: #2535
The numerical value of boyfriend in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of boyfriend in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
What's the difference between a boyfriend and a husband About 30 pounds.
She wanted to go a different way, and her then-ex-boyfriend murdered her and my aunt.
My mother was in a relationship, the relationship ended, she wanted to go a different way, and her then-ex-boyfriend murdered her and my aunt.
The average Hollywood film star's ambition is to be admired by an American, courted by an Italian, married to an Englishman and have a French boyfriend.
There are certain restaurants where you should photograph the food rather than eat it. These are great places to bring a narcissistic boyfriend before you break up.
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