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Old 01-31-2010, 12:46 AM
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What are people who practice polyamory called?

Polyamorers, polyamoric??? What?
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Old 01-31-2010, 01:02 AM
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Nouns used include polys, poly-folk, poly-people

Adjectives - most use polyamorous
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Old 01-31-2010, 02:44 AM
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What are people who practice monogamy called? I don't think there is a need for another label personally..just seems divisive to me.

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Old 01-31-2010, 03:21 AM
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What ever feels comfy to you. :-D New words are especially fun.

Polyamorist has a certain flair I like. Makes me think of "practitioner." But generally I use poly. Poly this poly that.

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How about "lucky" ?
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Old 01-31-2010, 02:30 PM
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How about "lucky" ?
Or 'enlightened' ? lol
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Old 01-31-2010, 02:40 PM
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It's a real neologism-fest, that's for sure! :-)
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Old 02-02-2010, 09:36 PM
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I use poly folk a lot.

I'm poly, or polyamorous. I describe myself with the term, not make the way I love into "a thing".
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