Translation of intimately in Spanish:


con familiaridad, adv.

Pronunciation /ˈɪn(t)əmətli/ /ˈɪntɪmətli/


  • 1

    • 1.1(familiarly)

      (whisper/chat) con familiaridad
      (whisper/chat) con intimidad
      I'm not intimately acquainted with them no tengo mucha intimidad con ellos

    • 1.2formal, euphemistic (sexually)

      de modo íntimo
      • Apparently he noticed a young man intimately teasing his wife.
      • They broke up early this year, soon after some pictures that showed him intimately hugging another woman were publicized.
      • She gradually abandoned her painting, only returning to it when she became intimately involved with Picasso.
      • She inevitably asked me if I had become intimately involved with anyone.
      • While two of the kids intimately embrace, the third nonchalantly smokes a cigarette.
      • Teenagers who intimately kiss many different people almost quadruple their risk of developing meningitis, according to a study to be published today.
      • He has described how he was intimately fondled by a prison doctor.
      • It is very hard to concentrate whilst being held intimately in a man's arms.
      • He set his eyes on her, intimately caressed her very being, and embroidered thoughts in her mind totally unlike herself.

  • 2

    • 2.1(closely)

      (associated/linked) íntimamente
      (associated/linked) estrechamente
      he is intimately involved in the campaign está muy metido en la campaña

    • 2.2(in detail)

      (know) a fondo
      (know) en profundidad
      I'm not intimately acquainted with the problem no conozco a fondo el problema