fauxmance


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fauxmance

n
informal a fake romance between two celebrities in order to gain press coverage
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An awareness campaign is running on social media under the hashtag Fauxmance.
During Season 6, Svetlana attached herself to this pre-existing couple in the hopes of evading deportation by using one of her most prominent skills - "her sexual prowess." The fauxmance has since grown into something more real.
Amy Willerton The model's fauxmance with Joey Essex is over, less than a month after I'm A Celeb.
Celebrity "fauxmance" is now such an accepted part of showbiz life the Collins English Dictionary even lists the word as "a fictitious romance between two celebrities concocted to gain press coverage".
Crowmance: The love of large black birds D'ohmance: Adoring Homer Simpson Fauxmance: Deceptive affection Nomance: One for the singletons Pomance: The love of sour-faced people Quomance: Affection for 1970s heavy metal bands with limited chord knowledge Sewmance: A love of knitting Slowmance: A long cour tship Showmance: When two famous people get together Skomance: The love of Czech cars Toemance: Ask the Duchess of York Woemance: We've all been there
The new Oxford Dictionary came out this week containing words like 'fauxmance'' to describe a fake relationship and 'tweetheart'' as someone you follow on Twitter.
The words "fauxmance", "simples" and "tweetheart" have made it into the new edition of which dictionary?
"Fauxmance" refers to "a fictitious romance between two celebrities, concocted in order to gain press coverage".
"Fauxmance", "tweetheart" and "bigotgate" are among the popular terms to have made it into the latest Collins English Dictionary.
'Fauxmance', 'tweetheart' and 'bigotgate' are some of the popular terms, and there are others like 'Cleggmania' and 'Con-Lib' that were found listed in the literary tool published this week, reports the Daily Express.
And there's no "fauxmance" here like there was with fellow finalist Sam Attwater and his partner Brianne Delcourt, who admitted pictures of them acting like a loved-up couple were faked.
15 The words "fauxmance" "simples" and "tweetheart" have made it into the new edition of which dictionary?