Though if "bae" is indeed an acronym, it shares company with other commonly used words that are technically derived from acronyms, like laser.
Probably because out-of-touch dorks like me keep writing about it.
Ghosting doesn't just happen after a single rendezvous, either.
Three months into their relationship — having met her parents and after a conversation about their relationship — Michael's girlfriend, Linda, ghosted him, Huffington Post reported in a story about the breakup practice.
If you're dating someone and you decide to end it, there's a new, heartless way to break up with them.