PUA Terminology List

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“What if” Pain

1 Set / One Set

101

2 Second Rule

2 steps forward, 1 step back

3 Minute Rule

3 Second Rule

6 Month Rule

7 Hour Rule

A

A.D.D. Girl

Abundance Mentality

Accent Pieces

Accomplished Introduction (AI)

Active Attraction

Active Disinterest

Active Disqualification

Affirmation

Air Stewardess Syndrome

Air Traffic Control

Alpha Female Of Group (AFOG)

Alpha Male

Alpha Male Of Group (AMOG)

Alpha Male Other Guy (AMOG)

Alt.seduction.fast (ASF)

Ambiguity

AMOG Destroyer

Analysis Paralysis

Anchor

Animated Chat

Anime Eyes

Anti-Approach Invitation (Anti-AI)

Anti-PUA

Apocalypse Opener

Approach Anxiety (AA)

Approach Grenade

Approach Invitation (AI)

Approach Machine

Approach Priming

Approval Seeking

Arbitrary Target

Arbitrary Value

Archetype Game

Arousal

Art of Charm (AOC)

Art of the Pickup (AOTP)

Aspiring Pick Up Artist (aPUA)

Assume Familiarity

Attraction

Attraction Circuitry Projection

Attraction Routines

Attraction Triggers

Authenticity

Auto Correcting / Auto Correct

Automatic Appraisers / Auto-appraisers

Avatar

Average Frustrated Chump (AFC)

B

Backward Rationalization

Bad Boy

Bait, Hook, Reel, Release (BHRR)

Ball Busting

Banter

Barrage of Awesomeness

Batting Average Ratio

Beautiful Woman Syndrome (BWS)

Bedroom Eyes (Seducer Eyes)

Beginner’s Hell

Behavior Patterns

Being Present

Belief System

Below Average Frustrated Chump (BAFC)

Best Self

Beta Male

Beta Male Shaming

Big Mouth Theory

Bio Feedback

Bitch Shield (BS)

Blind Spot

Blossom Period

Blow Out

Blow Out Game

Blow Out Opener

Blueprint

Blueprint Sequencing Awareness

Blur

Body Language (BL)

Body Language Clusters

Body Language Positioning

Body Rocking

Bootcamp (BC)

Bottom Feeder

Bounce

Boundary Function

Boy Band Principle

Boyfriend (BF)

Boyfriend Game

Break In The Clouds

Breaking Point

Breaking Rapport

Breakup

Breakup Artist

Bridge And Tunnel Problem

Bromance

Brush Off

Bullshit Baffles Brains

Bunny

Button Pushing

Buy-In

Buyer-Seller Dynamic

Buying Temperature (BT)

Buying Temperature Spike (BT Spike)

Buzz

CCadence

Calibration

Callback Humor / Text Back Humor

Campus Game / College Game

Candy Giver Frame

Canned Opener

Canned Routine (CR)

Casanova

Casanova Crew

Cat String Theory

Celebrity Game

Celebrity PUA

Challenge Point

Character Development

Charisma

Charisma Arts (CA)

Charisma Coaching

Chat Up Line

Cheat Sheet

Cheater

Chick Bait

Chick Crack

Chick Politics

Chit Chat Master

Chode

Chode Crystal

Chode Vaporization

Christian PUA

Circle Jerk

Claim to Fame

Clarity of Intent

Class

Clear Intent

Cliff’s List

Close

Club Game

Club Girl

Club Intuition

Cock Tease

Cockblock (CB)

Cocky & Funny (C&F)

Cognitive Dissonance

Cognitive Reappraisal

Cold Approach

Cold Reading

College Game

Comfort

Comfort Building Location

Comfort Plan (CP)

Comfort Whore

Comfort Zone

Commonality

Communication Frequency

Compliance

Compliance Momentum

Compliance Test (CT)

Compliance Threshold

Compliment

Compliment Opener

Confirmation Bias

Conformist

Congruence

Congruence Test

Connection Triggers

Consistency

Consistency Principle

Conspiracy

Continual Momentum

Continuously Orgasmic State

Conversational Jujitsu

Conversational Rapport

Conversational Thread

Conveyance

Core

Core Confidence

Core Purpose

Core Value

Cougar

Courtship

Crash and Burn (C&B)

Credibility Date

Cultural Blueprint

Culture Shock

Cutting the Thread

Cycle of Internalization / Crystalization

D

Dance Floor Monkey

Dance Game

Dancing Monkey

Dating Coach

Dating Velocity

Day 2

Day Game

Dead Approach Invitation (DAI)

Death Row

Debrief

Decimal Rating Scale

Decision Dependency

Deep Identity Level Change

Default Facial Expression

Default Opener

Delivery

Delusional Sense of Coolness

Demonstration of Higher Value (DHV)

Deus Ex Machina

DHV Spike

Direct Game

Direct Opener

DIS Method

Disarm

Discretion

Display Low Value (DLV)

Disqualification (DQ)

Doggy Dinner Bowl Look (DDBL)

Dominance

Domino Effect

Don Juan (DJ)

Double Standard

Double Your Dating (DYD)

Double-Take

Download Bar

Dramatic Effect

Draw

Dropping Anchor

Dual Induction Massage

Dynamic Social Homeostasis

E

Economic Lover

Ecosystem of Positive Emotions

Ego

Eject

Eject & Explain (E&E)

Eject With Explanation (EwE)

Eliciting Values (EV)

Email Close (@close)

Emotional Connection (EC)

Emotional Intelligence / Social Intelligence

Emotional Investment

Emotional Leverage

Emotional Muscle

Emotional Resilience

Emotional Spiking

Emotional Stimulation

Emotional Tampon

Energy Level

Energy Projection

Engine of Survival

Entitlement

Entourage

Entourage Game

Epiphany Chains

Error by D (EBD)

Essense

Evolution Phase Shift (Phase-Shift)

Ex-Girlfriend

Exaptation

External Interrupt

Externalized Reference Points

Extraction

Eye Accessing Cues

Eye Coding

Eye Contact (EC)

Eyes Glaze Over

Eyes Go Bright

F

Facebook Close (FB Close)

Failed Target (FT)

Fake IOI

False Disqualifier

False Idols / False Prophets

False Presumption

False Takeaway

False Time Constraint (FTC)

Fat Girl Overhead Photo (FGOP)

Faux Pas

Fear of Intimacy

Feeding Frenzy

Female Gurus

Female Pick Up Artist (FPUA)

Female Sexual Fantasies

Female Trainer

Field / Field Experience

Field Report (FR)

Field Test

Filling in the Canvas

Find Meet Attract Close (FMAC)

Fire Behind the Smoke

Fire Gazing

First Minute Resistance (FMR)

First Phone Call (FPC)

Flake

Flaky Chick

Flash Game

Flawless Natural

Flinch Points

Flip The Script

Flirting

Flooding Smile

Flopsy

Flow

Fluff

Focus on the Girl

Focus Opener

Follow Through

Forcing IOIs

Frame

Frame Control

Frame Games

Frame Hog

Freeze Out

Friend Close

Friend Zone (FZ)

Friends With Benefits

Functional Opener

Fundamental Shift

Fuses

G

Gambit

Game

Game Bill Of Rights

Gaming Yourself

Gay PUA / PU Gay

Gay Test

Gaymog

Geographical Gaming

Getting the Party Started

Girl Close (GClose)

Girl Code

Girl Coding

Girl Crush

Girl Friend (GF)

Girl Game

Girl Groupthink

Girl of My Choice

Girlfriend Material

God Mode

Golden Touch

Good Guy Game (GGG)

Grace

Grand Narrative

Grieving Process

Grooming

Grounding

Group Theory

Guilty by Association

H

Handicap Principle

Harem Management

Hater

Health Indicators

High Class (HC)

High Value (HV)

Hired Gun

Hired Gun Game

Hitting Your Stride

Honest Signals

Honey Trap

Honorary PUAs

Hook Phase

Hook Point (HP)

Hoop Theory

Hot Babe (HB)

Hot Game

House Party Game

Hover Factor

Hugger

Hunny Bunny (HB)

Hyperfocus

Hypnosis

I

I Perspective

Ice Breaker

Icy

Identity

Identity Criterion

Image

Implicit Technique

Improvisational Opener

In the Moment

Incidental opportunity (IO)

Incongruence

Indicator of Disinterest (IOD)

Indicator of Interest (IOI)

Indicator of Sexual Interest (ISI)

Indifference Threshold

Indirect Game

Indirect Opener

Industry Nights

Inertia

Inner Demons

Inner Game

Insta-Date

Instant Spectators

Instant/Interactive Value Display (IVD)

Intellectual Discipline

Intensity

Intermittence

Internalized Reference Point

International PUA

Internet Game / Online Game

Interrupt

Interview Pickup

Investment

Isolation

It’s On Moment (IOM)

IVC (Interest, Value, Connection)

J

Jealousy Plotline

Journey to Mastery

Just Another Wannabe (JAW)

K

Keyboard Jockey (KJ)

Keys to the VIP

Kinesthetics (Kino)

Kino Escalation

Kino Escalation Ladder

Kino Opener

Kino Pinging

Kino Steps

Kino Test

Kiss Close (KClose)

LLabel Whore

Ladies’ Man

Lair / Seduction Lairs

Lair List

Landmines

Law of Attraction

Law of Vibration (Vibrational Frequency)

Lay Report (LR)

Leading

Let’s Just Be Friends (LJBF)

Letting Her Chase You

Life Changing Moment (LCM)

Life Purpose

Lifestyle

Likability Factor

Limiting Belief

Little Black Dress (LBD)

Lock-In Prop

Locked Out

Locking-In

Logistics

Lone Wolf

Long Distance Relationship (LDR)

Long Game Motivation

Long Term Coaching

Long Term Relationship (LTR)

Lording (RSD)

Love

Love Haze

Love Systems

Lover

Low Class (LC)

Low Self Esteem (LSE)

Low Sex Drive (LD)

Low Value (LV)

M

M3 Model

Mainstream Consciousness

Makeshift Wingman

Male Pattern Blindness (MPB)

Man in Your Prime

Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs

Master of Ceremonies

Master Pick Up Artist (mPUA)

Mastermind Alliance

Matador Mayhem

Mayor Walking

Meme

Mental Conditioning

Mental Masturbation

Menvy

Merging

Meta Game / Meta Frame

Micro Expressions

Mid-Game

Mini Cold Read (MCR)

Mirroring

Mis-Calibrated

Misdirection

Misogynist

Mixed Set

Mode One (Alan Roger Currie)

Model Game

Modelizer

Moderated Alt Seduction Fast (mASF)

Modus Operandi (MO)

Moment of Decision

Moment of Inspiration

Moment of Realness

Momentum

Monogamy (PUA)

Most Chicks Don’t Suffice (MCDS)

Mother Hen

Motivation Killers / Motivation Boosters

Motor Response

Moving Target/Set

Moxy

Mr. Smooth Style

Multi-Level Communication

Multi-Threading

Multiple Long Term Relationship (MLTR)

Multiple Long Term Relationship Cubed (MLTR^3)

Multiple Long Term Relationship Squared (MLTR^2)

Muppet Gallery / Peanut Gallery

Muse

Mystery Lounge

Mystery Method (MM)

N

Nano Expressions

Nanpa

Natural

Natural Base

Natural Game

Natural Instinct Method

Natural Selection

Neg Hit/Negging (Negs)

Neg Opener

Negative Body Language

Negative Feedback Loop

Negs / Neg Theory

Nester Chick

Neuro Linguistic Programming (NLP)

New Behavior Patterns

Newbie Mission

Newbie’s Paradox

Next

Nice Guy

Night Game

Nightlife Princess

Nimbus

Non Responsiveness

Non-Reaction Seeking

Non-Verbal Communication

Nonsexual Touching

Nonverbal FTC

Nonversation

Norming

Not Ready For a Relationship (NRFR)

Number Close (#close)

Number Crunching

Nympho

O

Observer / Observed

Obstacle

Omega Male

One Night Stand (ONS)

One-gina

Oneitis

Online Game

Open

Open Ended Question (OEQ)

Opener

Opinion Opener

Orbiter

Out Alpha

Outcome Independence

Outer Game

Outing Report (OR)

Over Negging

Over Qualification (OQ)

Overcompensating Behavior

PPacing

Pain-Body

Pair Bonding

Paradoxical Realities

Party Foul

Party Girl

Passive IOIs

Passive Value

Path To Mastery

Pattern

Pattern On-The-Fly (POTF)

Pattern-Interrupt

Pawn/Pawning

Peacocking / Peacock Theory

Peak Experience

Peak State Performance

Pebble

Pecking

Pendant Anchoring

People Watching

Perceived Value

Perceptual Escalation Threshold

Perceptual Filters

Percolate

Period of Immersion

Permanent DHV

Persona

Personal Amusement

Personal Momentum

Personal Stickiness Level

Personality Conveying Routine

Phone Game

Pick Up (PU)

Pick Up Artist (PUA)

Pick Up Guru (PUG)

Pick Up Master (PUM)

Pickup Artist Pilgrimage

Pickup Foresight

Pickup Lifestyle Experiments

Pickup Opportunity Cost

Pickup Pension

Pickup Podcast (PuP)

Piercing The Veil

Pillow Talk

Ping Texts

Pings & Pongs

Pipelining

Pity Pat

Pivot

Plate Spinning

Platitude

Plausible Deniability

Player Traps

Playette

Playfulness

Pleasure Bubble

Plowing

Point To Self (PTS)

Polarity / Sexual Polarity

Portal Words

Poster Boy

Power of Observation

Power Ratio

Practice Game

Pre-Approach Invitation, male Approach Invitation (pAImAI)

Pre-selection

Precedence

Precision Pickup

Preloading

Premature Ejectulaton (Pre-me)

Presence of Mind

Pressure Gauge

Pressure On, Pressure Off

Primary

Principle Based Coaching

Prizing

Process Over Outcome

Professional PUA

Project Hollywood

Project Rockstar

Promoter Game

Propinquity / Propinquity Effect

Protection Shield

Provider

Proximity / Proximity Alert System (PAS)

Prude

Pseudo Seeker (PS)

Psychological Time

PUA Apps

PUA Convention

PUA Elitist

PUA Field Intuition

PUA Forum

PUA Forums

PUA Groupies

PUA Nicknames

PUA Seminars

PUA Training

PUA Vision

Public Display of Affection (PDA)

Pull

Pull ‘O Clock

Punish/Reward

Purd

Purposefulness

Push-Pull

R

Range of Emotions

Rapport

Rational Discourse

Rationalization Hamster

Re-Opening

Reactive Disqualification

Real Man Blow Out

Real Social Dynamics (RSD)

Rebound Relationship

Recalcitrant Experience

Recovering Average Frustrated Chump (rAFC)

Recovery

Recycle

Reference Points

Refractory Emotional State

Reframe

Rejection

Rejection Hang Time

Residential Training

Resilience

Resistance

Restraint

Reticular Activation System (RAS)

Reverse AFC

Reverse Approach Anxiety (RAA)

Reverse Game

Reverse Jailbait

Reverse Oneitis

Rite Of Passage

Rituals

ROFT

Role Model

Role Reversal

Roll Off

Romance Artist

Rosetta Stone

Routine

Routine Monkey

Routine Stack

RSD Inner Circle

Rules of Seduction

Rumination

S

Sacrificing the Lamb

Same Day Lay (SDL)

Sandbagging

Sarge

Sarger’s High

Sarging Session

Satyromaniac

Save-Me Eyes

Scarcity Mentality

Score

Second Guessing

Second Meeting

Second Wind

Secret Single Behavior

Secret Society

Secret Underground Internet Seduction Community (SUISC)

Seducer’s Aura

Seduction Community

Seduction/Seducer

Seeding the Pull

Selection Dynamic

Selective Blind Spot

Selective Ignorance

Self Acceptance

Self Amusement

Self Development Lifestyle

Self Fulfilling Prophecy

Self Point (SP)

Self-Kino

Sense of Urgency

Separate-Together (SnT)

Set

Set Rich Environment (SRE)

Set Selection

Sex Worthy

Sexting

Sexual Confidence

Sexual Discretion

Sexual Hook Point

Sexual Market Place (SMP)

Sexual Market Value (SMV)

Sexual Selection

Sexual State

Sexual Stereotype

Sexual Tension

Sexy Son Hypothesis

Shadow Benefit

Shadow Side

Shifting Sands

Shit Test

Short Setting

Short Term Relationship (STR)

Shotgun Neg

Show of Interest (SOI)

Shut up and Lead (SUAL)

Signal/Statement of Disinterest (SOD)

Simple Pickup

Single/Same Night Lay (SNL)

Situ

Situational Confidence

Situational Opener

Slow Motion Entrance

Slut Shaming

Sniper Neg

SnuggleFuck

Social Alignment

Social Butterfly

Social Capital

Social Circle

Social Circle Game

Social Comfort

Social Conditioning/Programming

Social Connector

Social Context

Social Cue

Social Dead-end

Social Ecosystem

Social Engineering

Social Exchange Propensity

Social Exposure Rate

Social Fluidity

Social Gathering

Social Hierarchy

Social Hook Point

Social Intuition

Social Kinetic Energy

Social Ladder Structure

Social Mask

Social Narrative

Social Nexus

Social Norms

Social Pipeline

Social Pressure

Social Proof

Social Robot

Social Stamina

Social Support System

Social Trees

Social Triggers

Social Value

Social Violation Theory

Social Wanking

Social Watering Hole

Solid Close

Solid Game

Solo Game

Speed Seduction (SS)

Spinning

Spiritually Dehydrated

Stack Forward

Stacking

Stage Presence

Stale

Stalker

Stalker Girl

Stall

Stare Down

Starfish Girl

State

State Change

State Control

State Crash

State Preservation

State Pump

State Transference

Statement

Statement of Empathy

Statement of Intent (SOI)

Status Anxiety

Sticking Point (SP)

Stonewalling

Strawberry Fields Routine

Street Cred

Street Game

Stripper Game

Structured Game

Stylemog

Subcommunication

Subset

Subtext

Success Barriers

Super Winging

Supplication

Support System

Surrogate Rage

Survival and Replication Value (S&R)

Swagger

Synesthesia

Synthetic

Synthetic Oneitis

T

Tactile Opening

Tailgater

Takeaway

Tandem Hunting

Target

Target Market Assessment

Target-Rich/Target-Poor

Teaming

Tear-gasm

Technique Based Coaching

Temperament

Temporary Truths

Text Game

Text Openers

Textback humour

The Claw

The Community within the community

The Pick-Up Artist (on VH1)

Thought Experiment

Thresholding

Time Bridge

Time Constraint

Time Distortion

Time of Reaction

Tool

Toolbox

Total Immersion

Training Chasm

Trance of Scarcity

Trance Words

Transcending Pickup

Transitioning

Transitions / Transitioning

Transitory Experience

Travel Pick Up (TPU)

Trial By Fire

Triangular Gazing

Tribal Knowledge

Tribal Leader

Tribe

True Calling

Trust Test

Try-Hard

Turn Around (TA)

U

Ultimate Negs Collection

Unapologetic

Unconditional Love

Under 21 Convention

Underground Pickup Artistry

Unique Selling Proposition (USP)

Universal Female Excuse Archive (UFEA)

Unmoderated alt.seduction.fast (uASF)

Unthinking Masses

Us-Bubble

V

Vacuum

Validation

Value

Value Connector

Value Demonstration Routine

Venue

Venue Change

Venusian Artist

Venusian Arts

Vibe / Vibing

Voice Attraction

Vulnerability

W

Wall of Death

Warm Alpha

Warm Approach

Warm-Up Set

Wavering

Way Below Average Frustrated Chump (WBAFC)

Way of Being

Waypoint

Window of Escalation

Wing

Wingman

Wingman Rules

Wingwoman

Wow Factor

Wussy

Y

Yes-Ladder

Yet Another Outing Report (YAOR)

Yin and Yang (MM)

Z

Zero Night Stand (ZNS)