The Ultimate Dating Dictionary: Terms You’ve Pretended to Know But Had No Idea What They Meant Until Now!

New dating terms seems to pop up on the daily, and it can be quite confusing to keep up with the latest rising trends. How many times have you politely nodded your head pretending to understand your friend when they’ve said something like this:

The 8 New Dating Trends You Need To Know Before The New Year: #8 Grande-ing

Well folks, if you’ve stayed along for the ride with us through these must-know dating trends coined by the experts here at Plenty of Fish, you’re in for a treat because we’ve saved the best for last!

The 8 New Dating Trends You Need To Know Before The New Year: #7 Banksying

The artist Banksy, made headlines this year when his very famous Girl With Balloon painting was shredded on purpose, right after being sold for over 1 million pounds at auction. Little did everyone know, Banksy himself had secretly built the shredder into the frame years ago, waiting for the perfect time to shred the piece. The new piece of artwork is called Love Is in The Bin. So how does this relate to dating?

The 8 New Dating Trends You Need To Know Before The New Year: #6 Throning

Don’t get me wrong, Kanye West and Kim Kardashian are without a doubt a power couple, but have you ever wondered if their relationship was manufactured to boost one another’s celebrity profiles? As much as I love to think they are truly in love, I’m always left feeling like this emoji – 🤷‍♀️

The 8 New Dating Trends You Need To Know Before The New Year: #5 Vulturing

In the age of social media, we are truly in a time where everyone knows everyone’s business and this is particularly true for those in relationships.

The 8 New Dating Trends You Need To Know Before The New Year: #4 You-Turning

He’s got it all – sense of humour, great looks, solid career; you are head over heels after date 1, 2 and 3. This is it, this is the guy, you’re thinking. Date 4, you take it to the next level and go for a sit-down dinner in one of your favorite restaurants! He is looking good, and the conversation is flowing better than ever when suddenly he yells and snaps his fingers at the waiter for more water. Not only is this waiter a friend of yours since you frequent the joint, your new beau is now berating the waiter with mocking hostility. You want to evaporate in that very moment.