Example sentences for: intimacy

How can you use “intimacy” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Autonomy is not an end in itself but a foundation for the ongoing work of individuation and real intimacy.

  • Brown pitches Talk as the magazine of "intimacy," starting with its cover story, "The Intimate Hillary," in which the first lady divulges her "feelings" about her husband's infidelities.

  • She seems to have confused James' irony with distance--when, in truth, few authors in history have achieved such pitiless and devastating intimacy.

  • They resumed covering the story obsessively based on the public's false intimacy with Diana and its whitewashed view of her character.

  • Unlike the novelist, who invents (supposedly) his characters, or the historian, who grapples with a populous cast, the biographer enters into a curious intimacy with the person being written about, a relationship charged with ambivalence, resentment, love, dependency, and all the myriad other emotions that crowd in whenever we allow ourselves to become intimate with another.

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