What does boyfriend mean?

Definitions for boyfriend
ˈbɔɪˌfrɛndboyfriend

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. boyfriend, fellow, beau, swain, young mannoun

    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. boyfriendnoun

    A male partner in a romantic relationship.

  2. boyfriendnoun

    A male friend.

Wikipedia

  1. Boyfriend

    A boyfriend is a male friend or acquaintance, often specifying a regular male companion with whom a person is romantically or sexually involved.A boyfriend can also be called an admirer, beau, suitor and sweetheart. The analogous female term is "girlfriend".

ChatGPT

  1. Boyfriend

    A boyfriend is a male partner in a romantic or sexual relationship, typically with a level of emotional attachment and commitment, though the intensity and duration can vary. The term "boyfriend" is often used to describe a person's chosen partner when they are in a dating or exclusive relationship.

Wikidata

  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

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of boyfriend in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of boyfriend in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of boyfriend in a Sentence

  1. Katrina Goss:

    I think that's ridiculous. they were supposedly boyfriend and girlfriend; I don't know what that means at his age.

  2. Jane Anderson:

    Now when a woman comes with a black eye, and her occupation is listed as a dancer, we don't just assume that the guy who did this is her boyfriend.

  3. Ava DuVernay:

    Hollywood is like the boyfriend who doesn't call you as often, that's kind of like what Hollywood is to women filmmakers, (There is) a little a bit of neglect in terms of recognizing the imagination and talent women filmmakers have ... of older actresses who might be past the window of when the industry says they're valuable. There's so much of that going on so it's certainly something we all have to work to correct.

  4. Katarina Zarutskie:

    We had seen all these nurse sharks swimming around the marina and I had already known, because I’ve surfed my whole life [ that nurse sharks are relatively harmless ] … I thought it was safe and I saw kids snorkeling, and against my boyfriend’s family’s wishes I thought it would be fine.

  5. Their Underwear:

    On stage, I talk about my boyfriend, and the two guys I dated, and my one and only one-night stand, and it sounds like 'This girl is a real Dumpster,' but really, over two years I slept with four people.

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