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1.
any problematic relationship characterized by one or more unresolved, interpersonal conflicts. usually confused with dating.
It's time you ended the situationship, dumped his sorry ass and found a guy who you're actually happy to be around.
by no1slogo January 23, 2006
 
2.
A relationship that has no label on it.. like a friendship but more than a friendship but not quite a relationship.
Me: Me and this guy have been talking for six months now.
Friend: Are you guys together?
Me: Its like were together but were not.. its more of a situationship that's happening.
by Derosa (DB) April 05, 2014
 
3.
A situationship is kinda like a relationship, but more of a situation.
Friends with benefits are in a situationship.
People that are a 'thing' are in a situationship.

Many people have situationships with an ex-boyfriend/girlfriend.
If two people are considered to be 'complicated' they are most likely in a situationship.
If someone isn't your boyfriend/girlfriend because of a fear of being labeled, they are definitely in a situationship!
They aren't even dating, they are in a situationship! ....its complicated....
I had situationship with that guy from Miami last summer.

Remember that girl/guy from the bar? There's a situationship I'd like to forget!

She refuses to date until the divorce is final so she and her guy friend are in a situationship.
by classynsassy June 23, 2014
 
4.
A relationship that one enters solely due to extenuating circumstances. All rebounds, for example, are situationships.
Anton and Terez met in a bar at lunch and will be deeply engrossed in their situationship until he flies home tonight.
by McCrackan February 18, 2009