Boyfriend

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A boyfriend is a male partner in a romantic relationship which is not a marriage (for example, a couple who is dating). Partners in a non-married relationship are sometimes called a "significant other".

Using the word "boyfriend" to mean "a male partner or lover" was first done in 1906.[1] It became popular in the 1920s, when people started to go out on dates rather than have romantic meetings at home.[2]

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