be on intimate terms

Definition of be on intimate terms

  1. :  to have a close relationship :  to be close friends We are on intimate terms with our neighbors.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to make known especially publicly or formally :  announce

    :  to communicate delicately and indirectly :  hint

  1. :  intrinsic, essential

    :  belonging to or characterizing one's deepest nature

    :  marked by very close association, contact, or familiarity

  1. :  a very close friend or confidant :  an intimate friend

termplay terms
  1. :  a word or expression that has a precise meaning in some uses or is peculiar to a science, art, profession, or subject

    :  expression of a specified kind

    :  a limited or definite extent of time

  1. :  to apply a term to :  call, name

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to criticize severely

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