Just today, nine million Britons will log on looking for love.
The result is that, rather than being someone that defies all calculation, love is now big business worth an annual billion internationally and growing at 70 per cent a year – with high-tech venture capitalists, psychologists and software engineers reaping vast rewards.
While the term intimate relationship commonly implies the inclusion of a sexual relationship, the term is also used as a euphemism for a relationship that is strictly sexual.
The noun "intimate" means a person with whom one has a particularly close relationship.
For the better portion of my 20s, I’ve been single.
Intimate relationships play a central role in the overall human experience.
Intimacy generally refers to the feeling of being in a close personal association and belonging together.