In·ti·ma·cy n.; pl. Intimacies The state of being intimate; close familiarity or association; nearness in friendship.
Syn: -- Acquaintance; familiarity; fellowship; friendship. See Acquaintance.
n 1: close or warm friendship; "the absence of fences created a
mysterious intimacy in which no one knew privacy" [syn:
2: a usually secretive or illicit sexual relationship [syn: affair,
affaire, liaison, involvement, amour]
3: a feeling of being intimate and belonging together; "their
closeness grew as the night wore on" [syn: closeness]