'''Basic Trope''': Two characters always fight because they secretly like each other.
* '''Straight''': Alice and strikes Bob on the face, and then gives him a kiss.
* '''Exaggerated''': DestructoNookie.
* '''Downplayed''': Bob and Alice get involved in a polite debate before sharing a hug and a peck on the cheek.
* '''Justified''': Alice is a {{Tomboy}}, and it's the only way she knows to express her feelings. Bob just doesn't get it.
* '''Inverted''':
** KissKissSlap
** Bob and Alice act romantically towards each other so they get into fights.
* '''Subverted''': Everyone assumes that Alice and Bob like each other, but they really do hate each other.
* '''Double Subverted''': Alice and Bob have convinced themselves that they hate each other to hide their true feelings from themselves.
* '''Parodied''': Alice and Bob get into a ridiculous Kung Fu Fight whenever they meet.
* '''Zig Zagged''': Alice and Bob constantly switch between loving and hating each other.
* '''Averted''':
** Alice and Bob keep arguing and never end up together.
** Alice and Bob end up together, and only argue occasionally.
* '''Enforced''': "People will think this is too sappy if they are openly affectionate to eachover, after all we can't let these characters be too happy now can we?"
* '''Lampshaded''': "Look, Alice and Bob are fighting again. Would they just go home and kiss already?"
* '''Invoked''': Alice and Bob are in a situation where dating would be frowned upon, so they pretend to hate each other in public.
* '''Exploited''': Bob and Alice are both turned on by conflict so they fight as a means of foreplay.
* '''Defied''':
** Alice rejects Bob's admission of love so that he will have more to argue with her about.
** After the first slap or two, Bob permanently writes off the possibility of a relationship with Alice.
* '''Discussed''': "Do they ''really'' want to beat each other up, or are they just trying to convince themselves they do?"
* '''Conversed''': "When characters fight like that, it ''always'' means they're in love."
* '''Deconstructed''': Alice and Bob get married; the relationship is abusive, and one or both of them are miserable.
* '''Reconstructed''': Alice and Bob have mutually consensual, literal hatesex and enjoy it.
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