Grammar Patterns

poss N

The 'lover' group

These nouns refer to romantic or sexual partners.
My girlfriend was waiting on the platform.
A woman who admitted plotting to kill her lover's wife was jailed yesterday for eight years.
If you or your partner smoke, try to stop or at least cut down on the amount you smoke.
  • admirer
  • beau
  • beloved
  • betrothed
  • boyfriend
  • conquest
  • date
  • ex
  • fella
  • fiancé
  • fiancée
  • girlfriend
  • lady friend
  • love
  • lover
  • man
  • mate
  • mistress
  • paramour
  • partner
  • suitor
  • sweetheart
  • woman
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