If you're a teen/young adult and you spend your fair share of time on any platform of social media, you've probably heard by now plenty of slang terms used when it comes to dating! Let me just state the obvious and say that it can sometimes be a struggle to keep up with the ever-changing dating lingo.
With that said, there are a few that you need to know about so keep reading to discover BritCo.com list of slang terms as well as their definitions!
Bae refers to your girlfriend, boyfriend, partner, significant other, or object of desire — whether real, in progress, or aspirational. There are different stories of where bae originated from: Some claim it’s a shortened version of “babe” (because “babe” just wasn’t short enough), and others say it’s an acronym for “before anyone else.” What is not questioned, however, is its rise in popularity. In 2014, it was an Oxford Dictionary Word of the Year runner up (the crown went to “vape”), and it became the first meme of 2017 when a Turkish chef seasoned his meat in the most extra way, earning him internet fame as “salt bae.”