An 'Avoidant' is one of the main types of attachment styles that can be recognised from a few major key signs.
If you're getting involved with someone new, remember that they may not necessarily be an Avoidant but it may pay to keep your eyes peeled for any telling signs of their attachment style - whatever that may be!
This will help you work out what kind of relationship it will be and ultimately if they are compatible with you.
1. They May Stress Boundaries
To maintain personal space, distance and independence they often create strict boundaries between themselves and their partner.
These can vary between physical and emotional, but ultimately acts as a 'barrier' so that they can never be fully reached or accessible (which is when they feel both threatened and suffocated).