Ghosting, Caspering and six new dating terms you've never heard of


Dating apps are generating a whole lexicon for iffy online interactions. Here’s some we prepared earlier … let’s hear yours

In an age of dating apps, read receipts and socially acceptable stalking, a whole new confusing lingo has emerged.

Most people are familiar with terms like ghosting (when you casually ignore someone’s existence and messages). But what about ghostbusting, when you force them to reply? Or the Dickensian Marleying, when an ex gets in touch with you at Christmas out of nowhere?

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Guardian Lifestyle - Wed, 28 Feb 2018 11:00:11 GMT

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