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Singles are posting and chatting in text talk, and that includes definitions and acronyms that you need to be aware of before you start responding to ‘BDSM’ if you aren’t into that type of relationship,” online dating expert and coach Nope, not a video game system or your internet provider, Spira says D/S stands for Dominant/Submissive.
While simply asking for someone’s age, sex and location was enough to strike up a conversation on Insta Messenger, modern dating involves plenty of abbreviations, all designed to help you weed through endless matches.
Though in theory it’s supposed to make searching, matching and mating easier, it can be a hindrance if you’re not schooled on the latest-and-greatest lingo.
Not to be confused with DTF (down to f*ck) — this one is a little softer.
It stands for down to Earth, which as you may gather, is a way to describe yourself as low-maintenance.