A person who experiences no, limited, or conditional romantic attraction. An aromantic person may experience other types of attraction. Being aromantic is a romantic orientation as part of Multiple Orientation Labelling. An aromantic individual may choose to engage in romantic behaviors for various reasons even while not experiencing romantic attraction. Being aromantic is an identity and orientation; it is not a medical condition. Romantic attraction is not necessary for a person to thrive.
e.g. Gerry didn’t understand why people loved large romantic gestures like surprise outings as he was aromantic and didn’t desire a romantic partner.
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