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Family & Relationships Dating terms you need to know for 2020 - including Fleabagging and Cause-Playing

20:05  24 november  2019
20:05  24 november  2019 Source:   uk.style.yahoo.com

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If you 're dating in 2020 , you 'll need to know the following dating terms . According to Plenty of Fish, it’s more common with women, with 63% admitting to Fleabagging compared to just 38% of men. Cause - playing . 47% of singles have experienced this phenomenon, with singles in their early 40s are

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In recent months we’ve been introduced to ‘dogfishing’ and ‘paperclipping’.

But the bizarre new dating terms show no sign of stopping in the new year.

Match-making app Plenty Of Fish have revealed the romantic pitfalls to beware come 2020.

They include ‘Fleabagging’, inspired by Phoebe Waller-Bridge’s iconic character, where you consistently date people who are unsuitable for you.

According to the dating site, 63 per cent of women have admitted to getting into this bad habit, while 38 per cent of men have been guilty.

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These are the dating terms you need to know for 2020 - from Fleabagging to Cause - Playing . Eli the cat can't keep away from his favourite pub. It’s always a personal decision and no one else knows what you ’re going through, so someone should never feel pressured to come out.

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Then there’s ‘Dial Toning’ which is similar to ghosting - but actually very different.

  Dating terms you need to know for 2020 - including Fleabagging and Cause-Playing © Getty It’s where someone gives you their number to text them, but when you do, they never respond.

Another cruel phenomenon - and one that is mostly affecting singletons in their early 40s - is getting back in touch with an ex to ask for a favour.

Known as ‘Cause-Playing’, it’s usually to ask that former flame to donate to something charity-related, like a marathon, and more often than not involves a Just Giving link.

Plenty Of Fish estimates that 47 per cent of people on the dating scene have experienced this.

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Are you a 'fleabagger'? Term coined for repeatedly dating people who are 'wrong' for you after Dating site Plenty of Fish revealed terms to describe people's ‘ dating personality’ Other terms include ‘ cause - playing ’ – getting in touch with ex to ask for a favour Fleabagging – the act of repeatedly dating people who are ‘wrong’ for you – has been added to

And ‘Exoskeleton-ing’ is where the ex of your current partner keeps getting in touch with you, usually via social media.

This has been experienced by 22 per cent of daters, while six per cent of people have admitted to being the instigator.

In a sea of negative dating terms, ‘Yellow Carding’ is a positive one - and involves calling out people for poor dating etiquette

For example, being ‘Glamboozled’, where you get ready for a date only to be cancelled upon at the last minute.

It’s something which 54 per cent of daters have experienced - that’s a lot of wasted highlighter.

Finally, ‘Typecasting’ is where you base people’s compatibility based on things like star sign or the Myers Brigg personality test.

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Cause-Playing: Another Dating Trend To Dread .
If you’re single and dating, you’ve probably been ghosted at some point. You might have been haunted (that’s when a ghost keeps lurking your social media). But have you been cause-played? This dating term describes when an ex reaches out to you… for a cause. This is usually something charitable, or at least semi-charitable, like a Patreon for their podcast. The term was coined by Plenty of Fish in late 2019. The dating site describes the phenomenon as, “When a casual relationship fizzles out, only to have one person later circle back with a favour to ask (usually about supporting a good cause).

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