Definition of soulmate in English:

soulmate

noun

  • A person ideally suited to another as a close friend or romantic partner.

    • ‘These types of soulmate are your closest friends or a person whom you really click with.’
    • ‘I'm particularly irked by this one woman in my vicinity who fills her cubicle with nonsensical items like plaques that contain lame poetry about soulmates and puppies and such.’
    • ‘What it says about these women is that they have bought into a myth of soulmates and some romantic fairyland.’
    • ‘More soulmate than partner, he has been as central to her existence as any human being could be.’
    • ‘She was my best friend and my soulmate, but I couldn't understand her and I couldn't understand my feelings for her.’
    • ‘And as it turned out, what I truly wanted was to be back with my baby, my best friend, my soulmate.’
    • ‘He's my soulmate, my best friend and nothing surprises me about him.’
    • ‘She has always been there for him in many roles - friend, confidante, soulmate and lover.’
    • ‘I recently got a call from a friend saying my soulmate was looking for me.’
    • ‘As I pondered Jim's question, I realised that my (male and female) friends are closer to soulmates than the men I've been romantically involved with.’
    • ‘God may have made a soulmate or a few soulmates for you.’
    • ‘The chance you'll meet your soulmate in high school is next to none.’
    • ‘The partner who is your soulmate is no longer enough, and nor is one lifelong best friend.’
    • ‘Friends say the relationship has endured because the two are true soulmates, sharing a passion for country pursuits.’
    • ‘For example, if we wish for a soulmate and focus only on ourselves and our partner there will be a great risk of picking the wrong person.’
    • ‘Our partners are our companions, our soulmates, our loves.’
    • ‘Deb & Dave convinced my jaded self that soulmates are real.’
    • ‘Ask Americans today to define marriage, and they are likely to describe it as a private intimate relationship between two soulmates.’
    • ‘More than that, theirs is a great love story, an exquisitely painful romance of two self-proclaimed soulmates who can't live together yet can't live apart.’
    • ‘He was my buddy, my love, my soulmate, we were a great team.’
    companion, boon companion, bosom friend, best friend, close friend, intimate, confidante, confidant, familiar, soul mate, alter ego, second self, shadow, playmate, playfellow, classmate, schoolmate, workmate, ally, comrade, associate
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Pronunciation:

soulmate

/ˈsəʊlmeɪt/