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English definition of “intimate”

intimate

adjective (EXPERT)    /ˈɪn.tɪ.mət/ US  /-t̬ə-/
C2 (of knowledge or understanding) detailed, and obtained from a lot of studying or experience: She has an intimate knowledge of Tuscany, where she has lived for 20 years.Detailed and carefulSkilled, talented and able intimately     /-li/ adverb Well, I know who she is although I'm not intimately (= closely) acquainted with her. She's been intimately involved in the project since it began.Detailed and carefulSkilled, talented and ableFriendlyRelationships in general
(Definition of intimate adjective (EXPERT) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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