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Do You Think These Examples Of Micro-Cheating Are Actually CHEATING Cheating?

Deleting your dating apps off your phone, but never actually deactivating your account.

  1. Following an ex on social media

    Following an ex on social media

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    That's cheating.
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    Definitely not cheating!
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    I guess it depends on how often you check your ex's profile and like their posts.
  1. Purposefully neglecting to mention your S.O. to friends and family

    Purposefully neglecting to mention your S.O. to friends and family

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    That's a little shady, so I'd say it's cheating.
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    Not cheating. Sometimes you're just not quite ready to mention them to your loved ones.
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    Not NECESSARILY cheating, but definitely a red flag.
  1. Communicating with an ex's family

    Communicating with an ex's family

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    Yes, that's weird.
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    No, not if you remained close with one of their family members.
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    Not necessarily...
  1. Having a "work spouse"

    Having a "work spouse"

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    YES.
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    No, I think it's fine.
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    Ehhhh...I feel weird about it.
  1. Sending heart/kiss/wink emojis to someone you're attracted to (who isn't your S.O.)

    Sending heart/kiss/wink emojis to someone you're attracted to (who isn't your S.O.)

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    Umm...YES!!!
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    Uh, hard no!
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    I'd be a little concerned TBH.
  1. Keeping someone under a fake name in your contacts

    Keeping someone under a fake name in your contacts

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    *cue sirens* DEFINITELY CHEATING!!!
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    Not cheating!!!
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    I'd say this is a BAD SIGN.
  1. Following a bunch of hot people (Instagram influencers, models, etc.) on social media and liking all of their posts

    Following a bunch of hot people (Instagram influencers, models, etc.) on social media and liking all of their posts

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    Definitely cheating!!!
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    That is 100% not cheating.
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    I don't think it's necessarily CHEATING, but I wouldn't say it's a good thing.
  1. Staying actively in touch with an ex

    Staying actively in touch with an ex

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    That's definitely cheating!!!
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    If you haven't done anything physical, then it's not cheating.
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    I'm unsure.
  1. Confiding in someone you're attracted to instead of talking to your S.O.

    Confiding in someone you're attracted to instead of talking to your S.O.

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    That's cheating.
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    Not cheating.
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    IDK, but I don't think it's right.
  1. Purposefully neglecting to mention you have an S.O. to an attractive person

    Purposefully neglecting to mention you have an S.O. to an attractive person

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    This is cheating!!!!!!!!!!
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    This is fine.
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    Not sure, but it is a little sus.
  1. Liking an ex's post on social media

    Liking an ex's post on social media

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    Cheating.
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    Not cheating.
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    Depends on what they posted!
  1. Calling and chatting with someone you're attracted to late at night (who isn't your S.O.)

    Calling and chatting with someone you're attracted to late at night (who isn't your S.O.)

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    YES!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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    Still isn't cheating!!!
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    Not technically cheating, but still weird.
  1. Tagging someone you're attracted to in inside joke memes

    Tagging someone you're attracted to in inside joke memes

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    I think it's cheating.
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    Don't think it's cheating.
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    Unsure...
  1. Meeting up with someone insisting it's work-related (but it totally isn't)

    Meeting up with someone insisting it's work-related (but it totally isn't)

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    Smells like infidelity.
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    Smells like perfectly pure fidelity.
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    Smells *kinda* fishy...
  1. Never posting pictures with your significant other on social media

    Never posting pictures with your significant other on social media

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    Cheating!!!
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    Not cheating!!!
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    A tad bit weird...
  1. Sexting someone other than your S.O., but never actually having sex with them

    Sexting someone other than your S.O., but never actually having sex with them

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    THIS IS 100% CHEATING.
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    THIS ISN'T CHEATING IF NOTHING PHYSICAL HAPPENED!!!
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    IDK!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
  1. Deleting your dating apps off your phone, but never actually deactivating your account

    Deleting your dating apps off your phone, but never actually deactivating your account

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    Sorry, this is cheating.
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    This truly never has been and never will be cheating!!!
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    I really don't know anymore...

What are some other examples of micro-cheating? Let us know your thoughts in the comments.

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