(Having hooked up once or twice doesn't necessarily count as "acting on it.")4. But there's no other word that quite captures this particular relationship.LVRS (Lovers)"Lovers," is sort of an outdated, cheesy word that most people have only ever heard on "Murder She Wrote" ("What was your relationship to the deceased? LVRS are not committed to each other, but they have deep feelings for each other. DTNG (Dating)There's some controversy about the difference between "seeing each other" and "dating," and we won't be able to please everyone here.
These two words, however, should NOT be used interchangeably.
The logistics of the relationship (as we discussed it last night) are this: Of course (and she and I discussed this) the idea that you can be exclusive, but also ‘not quite boyfriend and girlfriend’ is odd.
What’s the difference between being sexually exclusive, and being boyfriend and girlfriend?
However, among Christians, you still hear “courtship” and “dating” used interchangeably; indicating that many single people find the terms to mean the same thing.
Why would anyone use the term “courtship” when they are simply “dating”? Some Christians find the word “dating” to be a negative term due to their secular counterparts using the term excessively.