boyfriend

[boi-frend]
noun
1.
a frequent or favorite male companion; beau.
2.
a male friend.
3.
a male lover.
adjective
4.
pertaining to or noting clothing and accessories for women that are inspired by men's fashions: roomy and comfortable boyfriend jeans; an oversize boyfriend watch.

Origin:
1895–1900; boy + friend

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boyfriend (ˈbɔɪˌfrɛnd)
 
n
a male friend with whom a person is romantically or sexually involved; sweetheart or lover

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Word Origin & History

boyfriend
"woman's paramour," 1909, from boy + friend.
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Example sentences
Your cousin makes a fine companion, but it bothers you when your boyfriend
  insists on wheeling her around on all your dates.
Which is unfortunate, since it's one of my boyfriend's favorite flavors.
But, if you look at relationships nowadays, and my boyfriend lives on another
  continent.
My boyfriend is the same way and it drives me crazy.
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