Dating and Relationship English (Intermediate to Advanced – Top 200+ Terms)/
Intermediate Deck 9

Intermediate Deck 9

Total: 20 words

casual relationship

noun

a romantic and/or sexual relationship that is not too serious or committed

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have a soft spot for someone or something

idiom

to like someone very much

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ladies' man

noun

a man, usually attractive, who is very fond of pleasing women, being in their company, or getting their attention or affection

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put up walls

idiom

to stop or hinder communication

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Beauty is in the eye of the beholder.

idiom

used for saying that people have different ideas about what is beautiful

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woo

verb

to seek the favor, affection, or love of someone

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asexual

adjective

noting or relating to a person who does not experience sexual attraction towards anyone

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mind reader

noun

someone who can accurately perceive another's thoughts

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LGBTQ

adjective

lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer or questioning; pertaining to people who identify as such

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heavy heart

noun

a sad, miserable, or unhappy state

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the one that got away / TOTGA

noun

a former partner that one deeply regrets losing, still thinks about, and believes to be the person one should be with

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hook up

phrasal verb

to casually have sex with someone

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summer fling

noun

a casual relationship that happens in the hot months of May to September, usually while school is out

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friends with benefits

noun

two friends who are also in a casual sexual relationship

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expecting

verb

to be pregnant

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make eyes at someone

idiom

to flirt or look at someone in a way that suggests that you find them attractive

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love child

noun

a child born out of wedlock

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celibate

adjective

abstaining from sexual relations or activities or remaining unmarried, especially for religious reasons

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chat someone up

phrasal verb

to engage in a flirtatious conversation with someone in pursuit of a romantic or sexual relationship

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cozy up to someone

phrasal verb

to try to attain familiarity, friendship, or intimacy with someone who will prove to be useful; to act friendly with someone with hopes of taking advantage of them later

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