Why do men like to call women all these sweet nicknames?

I have no problem if someone I like call me with sweet nicknames, but I start to feel annoyed by men calling me sweet nicknames when I just know them or when I don't even know them at all. I often get called sweetie, sweetheart, babe, baby, hon, and even buttercup. This guy who I recently meet... Show More

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  • They may be trying to hit on you in a somewhat passive/aggressive way. Don't read too much into it and just say, I'm not interested or I have a boyfriend.