Lover vs. Confidant

Lover vs. Confidant — Is There a Difference?
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Difference Between Lover and Confidant

Lovernoun

One who loves and cares for another person in a romantic way; a sweetheart, love, soulmate, boyfriend, or girlfriend.

Confidantnoun

A person in whom one can confide or share one's secrets: a friend.

Lovernoun

A sexual partner, especially one with whom someone is having an affair.

Confidantnoun

someone to whom private matters are confided

Lovernoun

A person who loves something.

a lover of fine winesa lover of his country

Lovernoun

An informal term of address for any friend.

All right, me lover?
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Lovernoun

a person who loves or is loved

Lovernoun

an ardent follower and admirer

Lovernoun

a significant other to whom you are not related by marriage