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
I'm Spanish, my boyfriend is black. It's nothing racist about it.
What's the difference between a boyfriend and a husband About 30 pounds.
Hold up, we’re missing a singer, this is my boyfriend, Anderson East, y’all.
It's not just that guy over there, you could be beating my cousin or my boyfriend.
She wanted to go a different way, and her then-ex-boyfriend murdered her and my aunt.
Images & Illustrations of boyfriend
Popularity rank by frequency of use
Translations for boyfriend
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
Get even more translations for boyfriend »
Find a translation for the boyfriend definition in other languages:
Select another language: