1. To be in the honeymoon phase of a courtship or relationship; when a couple is engaged in public displays of affection and/or being anti-social by only paying attention to one another during a social outting with a group of friends. 2. When a guy or a girl chooses to spend time with a love interest over their friends. However, this term is more commonly used to describe men who become MIA (missing in action) after getting with a girl or getting into a relationship.
1. Joe: "Let's all take a shot together!"
Mike: "All the boys are here except for Steve!"
Joe: "Yo Steve you better get over here and stop cupcaking it with your woman in the corner!"
2. Mike: "Where your boy Steve at tonight? I never see him anymore."
Joe: "He's been hella cupcaking it with this one chick lately, so I never see him anymore either."