, because there’s no way to have a clean break or move on.Just when you’re giving up, you’ll get a noncommital but flirty text.
As singletons swap meeting potential partners in person for a quick swipe on Tinder, it's important to get clued up.
Luckily, Claire Certain, global head of trends at dating app Happn, has put together a definitive dating terminology guide to aid you in your quest for love.
In other words, they are keeping you on their "bench" while they play out their other options.
(Heads up, delete this bloke and never look back.)This is when someone who previously ghosted you comes back from the ~abyss~ and does something completely random, like following you on Instagram or 'liking' a picture from two years ago, just to remind you that they exist.
Cushioning is like an extension of benching (see more below), but it's kinda worse.