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  1. boyfriend, fellow, beau, swain, young man(noun)

    a man who is the lover of a girl or young woman

    "if I'd known he was her boyfriend I wouldn't have asked"

    bloke, dude, feller, confrere, lad, fop, swell, young buck, beau, mate, blighter, familiar, young man, gent, colleague, swain, sheik, cuss, chap, fashion plate, gallant, clotheshorse, comrade, fellow, associate, buster, companion, dandy, fella

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  1. Lindsay Lohan:

    I do have a boyfriend and he is a great guy, i met him in the summer. I’m really happy.

  2. Ava DuVernay:

    Hollywood is like the boyfriend who doesn't call you as often, that's kind of like what Hollywood is to women filmmakers, (There is) a little a bit of neglect in terms of recognizing the imagination and talent women filmmakers have ... of older actresses who might be past the window of when the industry says they're valuable. There's so much of that going on so it's certainly something we all have to work to correct.

  3. Chelsie Cline:

    I was told my husband was cheating on me with [ one of the victims ], and that Jenna Porterfield had broken up with Jenna Porterfield previous boyfriend two days ago, and he went crazy and shot them all.

  4. Anuj Somany:

    A man who has no self-respect can make any number of woman to accept him as her boyfriend; A husband who has no shame could remain for any number of years in the bondage of his wife and even would foolishly claim the same as his happily married days.

  5. Cindy Gardner:

    What's the difference between a boyfriend and a husband About 30 pounds.

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    which isn't a synonym
    • A. felinity
    • B. felonious
    • C. illegal
    • D. chargeable

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