Men or women that contradict themselves via words/action when they are interested in a woman/man and are simply doing it in order to 'test' them as to how far, and how much they will persue.

Mind games!
Jeff: I like you a lot, I want us to be together.

Julie: Um, sorry Jeff... I don't like you like that.

Jeff: WTF bitch!! But you kissed me and sucked my dick?! You're sending mixed signals!

Julie: *blank stare*
by Damnpeople March 17, 2009
Diction, syntax and/or body language cues not following normal trends of the societal structure of dating and/or flirting.

Hope.
(see as follows):
ChrisAllen- "Do you want to be exclusive? Do you want to be boyfriend and girlfriend?"

Hope- "I really don't want to say 'no' you know what i mean? I think we make quite an interesting match."

ChrisAllen- "...If you look up the word Mixed-Signal in the dictionary, it says 'Hope'."
by supermixed June 4, 2009
Morgan: hi I like u and think we could work what do u think

Mollie: no sorry I like how we are now

2 days later:

Mollie: I like u but don't want a relationship rn

Morgan: ffs
Mollie likes Morgan but don't want a relationship currently sorry if this gives u mixed signals
by Lovesosa73 May 3, 2022
Traffic-control devices dat light up all weird --- i.e., randomly flash and/or have several conflicting colors/symbols invalidly illuminate at once --- may be malfunctioning thus because da people operating/maintaining said contraptions have "had a few too many" in da way of screwdrivers and highballs.
A bartender can be equally confused/frustrated as a bewildered motorist at a malfunctioning traffic-light if a patron at his pub sends mixed signals --- i.e., voices conflicting instructions on how he wants his drink prepared --- as well.
by QuacksO April 11, 2020
When your husbands friends list is full of trannies
Sarah: Honey are you straight?

Michael: Of course I am baby, I married you didn't I?

Sarah: So why is your friends list full of trannies? you're sending mixed signals!
by Official Stuff May 16, 2022