Words That Help Your Dating Profile . . . and the Ones That Kill It

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You didn’t realize it, but apparently you needed to have a thesaurus next to you when you filled out your online dating profile.

A new study found the words that help you get your profile noticed and the ones that are killing you.

The best way for a man to describe himself is . . . “physically fit.” That leads to a 95% increase in views, although if your pictures don’t quite back up that description, it probably won’t lead to dates.

Other good words for men to use are perceptive . . . spontaneous . . . outgoing . . . and optimistic. The three worst ways a man can describe himself are quiet . . . spiritual . . . and respectful.

The best way for a woman to describe herself is . . . “ambitious.” That will get you 48% more views on your profile.

Other good words for women to use are perceptive . . . sweet . . . hard working . . . and thoughtful. The three worst ways a woman can describe herself are spiritual . . . quiet . . . and dependable.

(Daily Mail)