li·ai·son /ˈliəˌzɑn, liˈe, &dɪvɪdɛ;ˈleə-/
1. A union, or bond of union; an intimacy; an interrelationship.
2. Specifically, An illicit sexual relation between a man and a woman; a sexual afffair.
n 1: a usually secretive or illicit sexual relationship [syn: affair,
affaire, intimacy, involvement, amour]
2: a channel for communication between groups; "he provided a
liaison with the guerrillas" [syn: link, contact, inter-group