PARAMOUR: Synonyms and Related Words. What is Another Word for PARAMOUR?

Need another word that means the same as “paramour”? Find 6 synonyms and 30 related words for “paramour” in this overview.

The synonyms of “Paramour” are: concubine, courtesan, doxy, fancy man, lover, beloved

Paramour as a Noun

Definitions of "Paramour" as a noun

According to the Oxford Dictionary of English, “paramour” as a noun can have the following definitions:

  • A lover, especially the illicit partner of a married person.
  • A woman's lover.
  • A woman who cohabits with an important man.

Synonyms of "Paramour" as a noun (6 Words)

belovedA beloved person used as terms of endearment.
He watched his beloved from afar.
concubineA woman who cohabits with an important man.
courtesanA woman who cohabits with an important man.
They diverted their remaining funds into frequenting courtesans.
doxyA prostitute.
fancy manA kind of imagination that was held by Coleridge to be more casual and superficial than true imagination.
loverA person who likes or enjoys a specified thing.
I think she had a secret lover.

Associations of "Paramour" (30 Words)

alimonyFinancial support that a person is ordered by a court to give to their spouse during separation or following divorce; maintenance.
He is said to have paid 300 000 alimony to his first wife.
beauA rich, fashionable young man; a dandy.
bigamyThe offense of marrying someone while you have a living spouse from whom no valid divorce has occurred.
boyfriendA man who is the lover of a girl or young woman.
If I d known he was her boyfriend I wouldn t have asked.
concubineA woman who cohabits with an important man.
connubialOf or relating to marriage or to the relationship between a wife and husband.
Their connubial bed.
coupleConnect (a railway vehicle or a piece of equipment) to another.
Clean the stains with a couple squirts dishwashing liquid.
darlingUsed as an affectionate form of address to a beloved person.
Good night darling.
estranged(of a person) no longer close or affectionate to someone; alienated.
Harriet felt more estranged from her daughter than ever.
exA man who was formerly a certain woman’s husband.
All his exes live in Texas.
fellowA friend who is frequently in the company of another.
He was an extremely obliging fellow.
fianceA man who is engaged to be married.
fianceeA woman who is engaged to be married.
friendshipThe state of being friends (or friendly.
The foreign ministers extended to eastern Europe the hand of friendship.
girlfriendA girl or young woman with whom a man is romantically involved.
His girlfriend kicked him out.
husbandA married man considered in relation to his spouse.
She and her husband are both retired.
loverA partner in a sexual or romantic relationship outside marriage.
I think she had a secret lover.
marriedA person who is married.
A happily married man.
marryBlend or combine with something.
Most Chardonnays don t marry well with salmon.
matrimonyThe state of being married; marriage.
The joys of matrimony.
mistressA woman master who directs the work of others.
A mistress of the sound bite she is famed for the acidity of her tongue.
mollThe girlfriend of a gangster.
I d rush the money over to his moll.
morganaticOf a marriage between one of royal or noble birth and one of lower rank; valid but with the understanding that the rank of the inferior remains unchanged and offspring do not succeed to titles or property of the superior.
He contracted a morganatic marriage with a German born actress.
newlywedSomeone recently married.
partnerAct as a partner.
We ve partnered with several venues and organizations to bring fun science events to the city.
polygamyThe condition or practice of having more than one spouse at a time.
spouseA husband or wife, considered in relation to their partner.
wedGet married to.
He was to wed the king s daughter.
widowerA man whose wife is dead especially one who has not remarried.
Her new found passion has turned me into a tennis widower.
wifeThe wife of a person with a specified occupation.
A clergy wife.

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