Girlfriend and Sweetheart


Show Definitions
Girlfriend noun – A female romantic companion.
Usage example: he proposed to his girlfriend of seven years

Sweetheart is a synonym for girlfriend in person topic. In some cases you can use "Sweetheart" instead a noun "Girlfriend", when it comes to topics like female acquaintance or romantic companion. popular alternative
Synonyms for Girlfriend


Show Definitions
Sweetheart noun – A person with whom one is in love.
Usage example: I married my high-school sweetheart as soon as we both finished college

Girlfriend is a synonym for sweetheart in person whom another loves topic. You can use "Girlfriend" instead a noun "Sweetheart". popular alternative
Synonyms for Sweetheart

How words are described

old old girlfriend old sweetheart
best best girlfriend best sweetheart
regular regular girlfriend regular sweetheart
dead dead girlfriend dead sweetheart
Other adjectives: actual, real, little, main, innocent, long-suffering, former, teenage, blonde, unnamed.

Both words in one sentence

  • Chaste Toons In the 80+ years that Oswald has been in Wasteland, he and his wife/sweetheart/girlfriend Ortensia (It's never really specified) have had 420 Bunny Children.
    Source: Chaste Toons
  • Triang Relations Later writers revealed that Reed was secretly also in the same situation with his first love/college sweetheart/ex-girlfriend Alyssa Moy.
  • Sickening Sweethearts: Any time Adam plays with his girlfriend Cathy, or "Catabot", expect lots of "sweetheart"s and affection, plus him being a little more generous with her.
Cite this Source
Sweetheart and Girlfriend. (2016). Retrieved 2021, July 27, from
Girlfriend & Sweetheart. N.p., 2016. Web. 27 Jul. 2021. <>.
Sweetheart or Girlfriend. 2016. Accessed July 27, 2021.

Synonyms for girlfriend
Share this picture

Synonyms for sweetheart
Share this picture

Google Ngram Viewer shows how "girlfriend" and "sweetheart" have occurred on timeline: