Breadcrumbing is the act of sending out flirtatious, but non-committal social signals (i.e. breadcrumbs) in order to lure a romantic partner in without expending much effort. In other words, its leading someone on.
What does Breadcrumbing look like?
Breadcrumbing signs A typical breadcrumber might: fail to reply to texts or chats for several days or weeks, then send a few long messages without explaining why they temporarily disappeared. mention shared interests or experiences to reinforce a sense of connection.
How do you know if someone is Breadcrumbing you?
Signs Of BreadcrumbingThey blow hot and cold. Their messages are ambiguous. Theres no substance to your communication. They throw breadcrumbs at you through different channels. They dont make you feel good about yourself. They booty call you. They make you feel like its your fault.More items •25 Aug 2021