What does boyfriend mean?

Definitions for boyfriend
ˈbɔɪˌfrɛndboyfriend

Here are all the 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

How to pronounce boyfriend?

  1. Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Indian

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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. 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.

  2. Mary Beth Haglin:

    One night after a particularly bad night with my boyfriend, we had gotten into a big fight, and the next day I looked at his message and thought, ‘I’m just going to respond,’.

  3. Bonnie Eisenman:

    If (I) show up to a tech meeting, I am usually asked where my boyfriend is, it's an environment where people just don't expect you to be there.

  4. Melissa Kester:

    I felt awkward, it’s a little weird. He’s hugging me while he’s singing. But ha ha ha, it’s all a joke. My boyfriend is right there.

  5. Tommy Potter:

    We found Carrie’s body on a Monday afternoon, so we know on Friday evening before Carrie was killed, she was in a pretty violent, domestic argument with her boyfriend. She actually was the primary aggressor. She and her boyfriend had an on-again, off-again relationship. The night before, we know Carrie stayed at a local hotel, which is not far from her residence. She was seen there… She went to a local 7-Eleven. She withdrew money out of the ATM... And then after the withdrawal of that money, that’s when it just seems that Carrie disappeared.

Images & Illustrations of boyfriend

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