Meaning of soulmate in English:

soulmate

noun

  • A person ideally suited to another as a close friend or romantic partner.

    • ‘As I pondered Jim's question, I realised that my (male and female) friends are closer to soulmates than the men I've been romantically involved with.’
    • ‘What it says about these women is that they have bought into a myth of soulmates and some romantic fairyland.’
    • ‘And as it turned out, what I truly wanted was to be back with my baby, my best friend, my soulmate.’
    • ‘He's my soulmate, my best friend and nothing surprises me about him.’
    • ‘More soulmate than partner, he has been as central to her existence as any human being could be.’
    • ‘The partner who is your soulmate is no longer enough, and nor is one lifelong best friend.’
    • ‘She was my best friend and my soulmate, but I couldn't understand her and I couldn't understand my feelings for her.’
    • ‘I recently got a call from a friend saying my soulmate was looking for me.’
    • ‘These types of soulmate are your closest friends or a person whom you really click with.’
    • ‘Our partners are our companions, our soulmates, our loves.’
    • ‘The chance you'll meet your soulmate in high school is next to none.’
    • ‘She has always been there for him in many roles - friend, confidante, soulmate and lover.’
    • ‘God may have made a soulmate or a few soulmates for you.’
    • ‘Ask Americans today to define marriage, and they are likely to describe it as a private intimate relationship between two soulmates.’
    • ‘He was my buddy, my love, my soulmate, we were a great team.’
    • ‘For example, if we wish for a soulmate and focus only on ourselves and our partner there will be a great risk of picking the wrong person.’
    • ‘Friends say the relationship has endured because the two are true soulmates, sharing a passion for country pursuits.’
    • ‘I'm particularly irked by this one woman in my vicinity who fills her cubicle with nonsensical items like plaques that contain lame poetry about soulmates and puppies and such.’
    • ‘Deb & Dave convinced my jaded self that soulmates are real.’
    • ‘More than that, theirs is a great love story, an exquisitely painful romance of two self-proclaimed soulmates who can't live together yet can't live apart.’
    companion, boon companion, bosom friend, best friend, close friend, intimate, confidante, confidant, familiar, soul mate, alter ego, second self, shadow, playmate, playfellow, classmate, schoolmate, workmate, ally, comrade, associate

Pronunciation

soulmate

/ˈsəʊlmeɪt/