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Ein Mädchen im Kumpelmodus?

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I was partying last weekend with a couple of friends and some of their acquaintances. There was a girl wearing a pretty sexy and not that long dress who said she was in Kumpelmodus.

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She was telling you that she was not there for flirting.

A Kumpel is a friend, a pal, a buddy.

Basically, you've been preemptively friendzoned, as this might be called in certain corners of the internet ;-)

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She was telling you beforehand that she was not looking for a hookup. An advance "let's just be friends", if you will. Kumpel is a German expression for buddy, mate, pal.


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Ein Mädchen im Kumpelmodus?

up vote 14 down vote

I was partying last weekend with a couple of friends and some of their acquaintances. There was a girl wearing a pretty sexy and not that long dress who said she was in Kumpelmodus.

What does that mean?


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She was telling you that she was not there for flirting.

A Kumpel is a friend, a pal, a buddy.

Basically, you've been preemptively friendzoned, as this might be called in certain corners of the internet ;-)

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Rather, she friendzoned herself, didn't she? - Raphael Jun 23 at 8:35

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