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paramour

noun

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literary a person with whom someone is having a romantic or sexual relationship and especially a secret or improper relationship
  • Her husband found a love letter from her paramour.

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The first known use of paramour was in the 14th century

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“Paramour.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/paramour. Accessed 17 Oct. 2021.

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