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Synonyms for affair

Synonyms for affair

something to be done, considered, or dealt with

a large or important social gathering

something that concerns or involves one personally

an intimate sexual relationship between two people

Synonyms for affair

a vaguely specified concern


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a usually secretive or illicit sexual relationship

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Former presidential spokesman Park Soo-hyun, who is preparing to run for governor of South Chungcheong Province, refuted an allegation he had an extramarital affair with a female party member.
However, the reawakening of the old romance can put marriages, even good ones, at risk and it may lead to either divorce from their current partners or an extramarital affair.
And the poll showed almost 70% of their Irish female members who have extramarital affairs, go to the gym more than once a week - placing them seventh on a global list of "fit-cheaters".
This is in reaction to the letter titled 'Roque and the Speaker's 'open secret'' (Opinion, 4/19/17), where the writer drew a line between House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez's extramarital affair and Sen.
Birth control, divorce, sex between unmarried men and women, and gambling top a list of morally acceptable issues, while Americans deem polygamy, cloning humans and extramarital affairs as the least acceptable.
They also allegedly had extramarital affairs on the road, and had one-night stands or long-term relationships with foreign nationals that were not properly reported, the Post said.
The report said that Madoff, 75, married to the former Ruth Alpern since 1959 and currently serving 150 years imprisonment term, has been accused of extramarital affairs earlier as well.
Speaking to FNA on Monday, Meyssan pointed out that the plot to force the CIA director to resign due to extramarital affairs was carried out just in 3 days.
Tiger Woods: The Rise and Fall Channel 4, 10pm Before November 2009, Tiger Woods was best known for hitting the headlines because of his sporting achievements, but all that changed as the golf champion was unwillingly thrust into the spotlight for all the wrong reasons when it emerged he had been involved in multiple extramarital affairs.
LOS ANGELES: Sandra Bullock made her first public appearance since revelations of her husband s extramarital affairs, taking the stage at a Hollywood awards show on Saturday night and comparing her recent life to an "explosion.
The world's best golfer announced this week he would end more than four months of seclusion after revelations of his extramarital affairs by returning to professional competition at the Masters golf tournament in three weeks.
SURPRISE, surprise, new research reveals that office Christmas parties can be breeding grounds for extramarital affairs.
Played out in both sports pages and gossip magazines, the saga appeared to have taken its toll on Cynthia Rodriguez, whose divorce petition said: "The marriage of the parties is irretrievably broken because of the husband's extramarital affairs and other marital misconduct.
American culture perpetuates the myth of monogamy in long-term relationships, both gay and straight, ignoring the role that extramarital affairs or sexless companionships play in sustaining those relationships.
Daring wives; insight into women's desires for extramarital affairs.