Funny dating acronyms
But thanks to the new online dating landscape, the language of love has gotten a whole lot more complicated.
Just as you figured out what ‘sexting’ was, in came a whole host of new-fangled relationship jargon.
Catch and Release This is a common tactic from a dater that loves the chase.
Used in a sentence: "She doesn't want to settle down.DTR This acronym is the equivalent of having ‘the chat’ about where your relationship is heading, meaning ‘define the relationship.’ Benching Otherwise known as bread-crumbing, this is when someone you’ve been dating stops agreeing to meet in person, but continues to contact you over message and social media. Well, if they decide to make a reappearance, that’s called haunting.“These people are essentially keeping you on the bench while they play out their other options. But, instead of having any direct contact with you, they’ll like or follow your social media.The slow fade is when you begin to respond/interact less and less until you stop talking altogether.Used in a sentence: "He responds to some of my texts, but I feel like he's giving me the slow fade." Definition: There are several types of fuckboys.