(mah-ch kjut) noun
The adorable story of how you met your partner. But instead of bumping into each other in a coffee shop or bookstore, you see their profile on a dating app and instantly know it’s meant to be.
(kuh-row-nah-vye-rus boyfrend) noun
Someone you met before quarantine and have since decided to reach out to because you’re bored. You probably wouldn’t be interested in them under normal circumstances, but for now, it feels so right.
(arh-ta-fish-uhl cuf-fing see-sun) noun
Corona’s artificial cuffing season, largely fueled by anxiety, loneliness, and the desire to find a partner ASAP so you don’t have to face the pandemic alone.
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Life after quarantine when you can go out, be social, and jump back into the dating pool. It’s something you might talk about with your corona crush; all the things you’ll do together when you can finally meet up in person “post-rona.”