From ‘Pocketing’ To ‘Eclipsing’: The Modern Dating Terms To Know In 2021

Love is tough enough to navigate as it is, let alone when you throw in a pandemic. And with the added element of being strictly online these days, there comes a whole host of new phenomena and ‘situationships’ that we’re only just beginning to wrap our heads around. 
But from the inevitable ‘cuffing’ to the more sinister ‘love bombing’, the nuances of modern dating are not exactly common knowledge. So to make things a little easier, we’ve put together a glossary of romantic (and very unromantic) terms that are worth being on your radar.  
Click through for a breakdown of 12 terms that you’re likely to come across in the minefield that is modern dating.

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