Triad. A triad is a poly relationship between three people. Its also known as a “delta,” “triangle” triad, or “throuple.” These relationships can be either open or closed/poly-fi. Triad can also refer to “vee” relationships, where two people are both dating one person (known as “the hinge) but not each other.
What is a poly triad relationship?
If a typical relationship is called a dyad (two people), then a triad is a polyamorous relationship consisting of three people. Think of it as a subset of polyamory.
What is a polyamorous throuple relationship?
Polyamory stands for “many loves.” It describes people who openly participate in concurrent sexual and romantic relationships, (with the consent of all parties involved.) By this definition, a throuple is a polyamorous configuration. Ultimately, its up to the individuals involved to define their relationship.
What is a triad marriage?
What is a triad — aka thruple, throuple or troika? Its pretty much three people in a romantic relationship. Its not just about sex (i.e., a threesome), but a union among three people — and can often be considered a part of the larger ethical non-monogamous umbrella.