An affair is a sexual relationship or a romantic friendship or passionate attachment between two people, one man and one woman when in marriage.
Famous quotes containing the word affair:
“For universal love is as special an aspect as carnal love or any of the other kinds: all forms of mental and spiritual activity must be practiced and encouraged equally if the whole affair is to prosper. There is no cutting corners where the life of the soul is concerned....”
—John Ashbery (b. 1927)
“An illicit love affair seems sweetly old-fashioned in the age of one night stands and orgies.”
—Mason Cooley (b. 1927)
“A mans dying is more the survivors affair than his own.”
—Thomas Mann (18751955)