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* BastardBoyfriend: A man who treats his love interest poorly, but it's portrayed as romantic and/or sexy.
* BastardGirlfriend: A woman who treats her love interest poorly, but it's portrayed as romantic and/or sexy.


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* BespectacledBastardBoyfriend: A sub-type of the BastardBoyfriend who also wears glasses, indicating intelligence and sophistication.

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* FoeRomanceSubtext: A pair of rivals/enemies are intentionally given romantic {{subtext}} in their interactions.


* CantLiveWithThemCantLiveWithoutThem: Can somtimes apply to romantic relationships; a character is forced to hang around with another person they find annoying, but when they're apart they find they miss them.

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* CantLiveWithThemCantLiveWithoutThem: Can somtimes sometimes apply to romantic relationships; a character is forced to hang around with another person they find annoying, but when they're apart they find they miss them.


* CantLiveWithThemCantLiveWithoutThem

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* CantLiveWithThemCantLiveWithoutThemCantLiveWithThemCantLiveWithoutThem: Can somtimes apply to romantic relationships; a character is forced to hang around with another person they find annoying, but when they're apart they find they miss them.



* DifferingPrioritiesBreakup

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* DifferingPrioritiesBreakupDifferingPrioritiesBreakup: A couple breaks up because they don't want the same things in life.



* WellExcuseMePrincess

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* WellExcuseMePrincess
WellExcuseMePrincess: An accomplished female character complains about the shortcomings of her male love interest, who is usually considered [[UptownGirl out of his league]].
* {{Yandere}}: They're crazily obsessed with their love interest (if they manage to actually get into a relationship with them), often to the point of committing [[AxCrazy violence]].

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* DifferingPrioritiesBreakup

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* AmIJustAToyToYou: A character confronts the other about how serious they think their relationship is.


* AllTakeAndNoGive

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* AllTakeAndNoGiveAllTakeAndNoGive: An unequal and parasitic relationship, where one person receives all the benefits while giving back nothing.



* ClingyJealousGirl: A woman who gets very paranoid and jealous about their partner and other women.
* CrazyJealousGuy: A man who gets very paranoid and jealous about their partner and other men.



* DomesticAbuse: A person harms their significant either physically or emotionally (or both), often to control them.

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* DomesticAbuse: A person harms their significant other either physically or emotionally (or both), often to control them.them.
* FatalAttractor: A person who tends to attract admirers that are no good for them (if not outright dangerous).


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* RelationshipRevolvingDoor: They just can't decide whether they want to be in a relationship.

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* AllTakeAndNoGive

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* DatingCatwoman: A protagonist and antagonist are unambiguously in love with each other, which is bound to cause problems.


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* AbductionIsLove: A person kidnaps their love interest to show their affection.



* BickeringCouplePeacefulCouple: A couple that constantly argues ars contrasted with a couple who get along very well.

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* BickeringCouplePeacefulCouple: A couple that constantly argues ars are contrasted with a couple who get along very well.



* ICanChangeMyBeloved: A character believes they can make their love interest a better person; they're usually mistaken.



* LoveAtFirstPunch: Falling on love with someone you physically fought.

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* LoveAtFirstPunch: Falling on in love with someone you physically fought.fought.
* LoveMartyr: A character stays with their love interest even when they mistreat them.



* AMatchMadeInStockholm: Falling in love with someone who kidnapped you, and vice versa.



* PsychoExGirlfriend: An ex girlfriend (or less commonly, boyfriend) who isn't taking the break-up well ''at all''.

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* PsychoExGirlfriend: An ex girlfriend (or less commonly, ex boyfriend) who isn't taking the break-up well ''at all''.


* AwfulWeddedLife
* AwLookTheyReallyDoLoveEachOther
* BelligerentSexualTension
* BickeringCouplePeacefulCouple

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* AwfulWeddedLife
AwfulWeddedLife: A marriage where the couple are miserable together.
* AwLookTheyReallyDoLoveEachOther
AwLookTheyReallyDoLoveEachOther: Although they fight a lot, the couple prove they actually do love each other.
* BelligerentSexualTension
BelligerentSexualTension: Two people who are secretly attracted to each other constantly clash.
* BickeringCouplePeacefulCoupleBickeringCouplePeacefulCouple: A couple that constantly argues ars contrasted with a couple who get along very well.



* DestructiveRomance
* DomesticAbuse
* HappyMarriageCharade
* KissKissSlap
* LoveAtFirstPunch
* LovingBully
* TheMasochismTango
* NoAccountingForTaste
* PsychoExGirlfriend
* RomanticizedAbuse
* SlapSlapKiss
* {{Tsundere}}

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* DestructiveRomance
DestructiveRomance: A relationship that is depicted as very unhealthy and dysfunctional (not always necessarily abusive, but still not a romance to aspire to).
* DomesticAbuse
DomesticAbuse: A person harms their significant either physically or emotionally (or both), often to control them.
* HappyMarriageCharade
HappyMarriageCharade: An unhappy married couple pretend everything is fine when other people are around.
* KissKissSlap
KissKissSlap: A couple start out kissing/being intimate, then start fighting.
* LoveAtFirstPunch
LoveAtFirstPunch: Falling on love with someone you physically fought.
* LovingBully
LovingBully: A person bullies someone they have a crush on.
* TheMasochismTango
TheMasochismTango: A couple who frequently alternate between being affectionate and fighting.
* NoAccountingForTaste
NoAccountingForTaste: A couple who are so obviously miserable people wonder why they stay together.
* PsychoExGirlfriend
PsychoExGirlfriend: An ex girlfriend (or less commonly, boyfriend) who isn't taking the break-up well ''at all''.
* RomanticizedAbuse
RomanticizedAbuse: Abusive behavior in a relationship is depicted in a glamourized manner.
* SlapSlapKiss
SlapSlapKiss: A couple starts out fighting then ends up kissing/becoming intimate.
* {{Tsundere}}StalkingIsLove: The StalkerWithACrush actually gets with the object of their affection/obsession, who finds their behavior romantic instead of creepy.
* {{Tsundere}}: They're sometimes quite rude and/or abrasive with their LoveInterest, but they do care really.

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* PsychoExGirlfriend


See FrenemyTropes for the platonic version.

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See DiscordTropes and FrenemyTropes for the platonic version.
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* LovingBully

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* LoveAtFirstPunch


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* {{Tsundere}}

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