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1. intimately

adverb. ['ˈɪntɪmətli'] in a close manner.

Synonyms

  • closely

Antonyms

  • unfortunate
  • inadvisable

Etymology

  • -ly (English)
  • -lice (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • intimate (English)
  • intimare (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Intimately

  • abruptly
  • absolutely
  • abundantly
  • accidently
  • accurately
  • acutely
  • adamantly
  • adequately
  • adequately
  • adroitly
  • affectionately
  • alertly
  • alternately
  • apparently
  • appropriately
  • approximately
  • aptly
  • ardently
  • arrogantly
  • astutely

Example sentences of the word intimately


1. Adverb
The DA is intimately involved in the prosecution of each criminal case in his jurisdiction.

Quotes containing the word intimately


1. If a writer stops observing he is finished. Experience is communicated by small details intimately observed.
- Ernest Hemingway

2. I think that I shall never seeA poem lovely as a tree.A tree whose hungry mouth is pressedAgainst the earth's sweet flowing breast;A tree that looks at God all dayAnd lifts her leafy arms to pray;A tree that may in summer wearA nest of robins in her hair;Upon whose bosom snow has lain;Who intimately lives with rain.Poems are made by fools like me,But only God can make a tree.
- Joyce Kilmer, Trees & Other Poems

3. I want to encourage you by letting you know that there’s hope for you and your situation whatever you are dealing with. God is intimately involved with every detail of your future and His desire is for you to be an overcomer.
- Sue Augustine, When Your Past Is Hurting Your Present

2. intimately

adverb. ['ˈɪntɪmətli'] with great or especially intimate knowledge.

Antonyms

  • ill

Etymology

  • -ly (English)
  • -lice (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • intimate (English)
  • intimare (Latin)
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