intimate
noun.
someone to whom private matters are confided
Synonym: confidant
verb.
give to understand
I insinuated that I did not like his wife
verb.
imply as a possibility
The evidence suggests a need for more clarification
Synonym: suggest
adj.
marked by close acquaintance, association, or familiarity
intimate friend|intimate relations between economics, politics, and legal principles
adj.
concerning things deeply private and personal
intimate correspondence|private family matters
Synonym: private
adj.
having or fostering a warm or friendly and informal atmosphere
had a cozy chat|a relaxed informal manner|an intimate cocktail lounge|the small room was cozy and intimate
Synonym: cozy, informal
adj.
having mutual interests or affections; of established friendship
on familiar terms|pretending she is on an intimate footing with those she slanders
Synonym: familiar
adj.
used euphemistically to refer to the genitals
he touched her intimate parts
adj.
involved in a sexual relationship
the intimate (or sexual) relations between husband and wife|she had been intimate with many men
Synonym: sexual
adj.
innermost or essential
the inner logic of Cubism|the internal contradictions of the theory|the intimate structure of matter
Synonym: inner, internal
adj.
thoroughly acquainted through study or experience
this girl, so intimate with nature|knowledgeable about the technique of painting