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paramour

par·a·mour

paramour

 
pronunciation:
pae r mur
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part of speech: noun
definition: a lover, esp. one in an adulterous affair.
similar words:
lover
Word Parts
The word paramour contains the following part:
am, ama, amor Latin root that means love, friendship
synonyms:
phil, philo, -philia, -phile