Originally Posted by Morrigan
Thanks for the welcome!
I don't really consider myself single, however, the term does indeed mean something slightly different in the region where I live right now (as nycindie has suggested). Here, ppl referring to being single mean that they don't have a primary partner. Confusion complete =)
In actual meaning and not to confuse regular English speakers, single means no partner at all. =P
In poly, I don't think it's ever good to have a "primary". But many still do and that's their choice.