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A man or woman someone is having a relationship with - synonyms or related words

lover

noun

the sexual partner of someone who is married to another person

love

noun

someone who you have a sexual or romantic relationship with

significant other

noun

the person who you are married to or are having a romantic relationship with. This word is polite because it includes people who are not married, do not live together, or are gay. A more usual word is partner.

old flame

noun

someone who you had a romantic relationship with in the past

squeeze

noun

informal old-fashioned

a boyfriend, or a girlfriend

steady

noun

American

informal old-fashioned

someone that you have been having a romantic relationship with for a long period of time

the man/woman in your life

your boyfriend, husband, girlfriend, or wife

date

noun

someone who you have arranged to meet as part of a sexual or romantic relationship

a steady boyfriend/girlfriend

someone that you have a romantic relationship with for a long period of time

nanodegree

a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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dolt

a stupid person

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hypocaust

an ancient Roman system of underfloor heating, used to heat houses with hot air; from the Latin 'hypocaustum'

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