Other terms for dating
If you make your framework clear from the beginning, then you won't get hurt in the long run.
Going out together - sounds to me the most serious of all, to me it means exclusive one on one Dating someone - Means that there is more one on one dates and romantic evenings Seeing someone - One step away from dating Hooking up - Sex, sex and more sex than next morning leaving with "I'll call ya" Check that page for a nice story Dating, Seeing or Involved Agree to the article: make it clear - single or involved. All other "words", such as seeing, dating, going out, sounds like temporarily involvements with a person, which can be restricted to sex or having fun together, or testing before getting involved. dating, seeing, hook up, involved, or whatever phrases, which all can mean inclusive. exclusive (if you call seeing/dating/involved/whatever as exclusive, that's your style, and it differs from culture and people and norm) I don't know the difference really, but this thread reminded me of sth. A mutual female friend was whining about her guy not wanting to get married.
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. 1979, 1986 © Harper Collins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012 Cite This Source "to mark (a document) with the date," late 14c., from date (n.1).
Meaning "to assign to or indicate a date" (of an event) is from c.1400.
In other words, seeing/dating someone implies that you haven't decided to make this an exclusive relationship, at least not yet.
If you say you are dating or seeing someone, you are inferring that you are going out with someone with at least some regularity. Is this in order, "Dating It's all semantics which are defined differently according to each and every person's social constructs.But then again, this is not the norm everywhere, nor is it the only possibility.If you were thinking about a future with this person, then you would use other terms that would indicate that you were serious about this relationship and thinking about a long-term future. Dating is dating, in that you can date several people without it being a serious relationship. After a while, you want to go from just dating to a more steady and monogamous relationship without being engaged to be married.In that case, you would probably say that you have a boyfriend (or girlfriend), or you're in a 'relationship' or have a partner, etc. Failure to comply would cause one to be sentenced to Kim Jong Un's troupe of travelling sex consorts. That's why people ask "Are you seeing anyone right now? " If you are not married of course you will be dating someone. Sometimes sex too depending on the people involved.