This means you have a partner, but you also have other partners. However, it is not just about sex it is about emotional issues and having an actual relationship. Of course there are rules, like there are rules in any relationship.
Thinking practically – if you get kicked out of one bed – you have another safe environment!
I am not sure how someone would decide to become polyamorous?
One good thing is it an honest arrangement – unlike an affair. The percentage of affairs is always scary and while some argue this can strengthen a relationship – many do not.
Relationships with friends, families and a partner or partners are complicated, but worthwhile if you put the work in – this is what I know!
Is it a word you word put in a spell-a-thon – probably.
Is it a word you would bring up at dinner – probably.
Is it a word a lot of people wouldn’t know – probably.