What does celibate mean in a relationship?
Celibacy is a voluntary vow of sexual abstinence. Celibacy looks different to each person, so theres no single way to practice it. Some people abstain from all sexual activity (including penetrative and non-penetrative sex), while others engage in things like outercourse.
What are the rules for being celibate?
Celibacy is a voluntary choice and you can decide how you want to practice it. Celibacy generally means abstaining from sex (usually penetrative sex) voluntarily. Ideally, celibates must stay away from everything related to sex, such as kissing, cuddling, snuggling, or touching sexual parts.