POSSLQS

AcronymDefinition
POSSLQSPersons of the Opposite Sex Sharing Living Quarters
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Spousal equivalents are not just "POSSLQs"- persons of the opposite sex sharing living quarters - but are defined as two people (either the opposite sex or the same sex) who live together, have a sexual relationship, and do not have a marriage license or the legal rights and responsibilities it entails.
There are perhaps as many as 8 million POSSLQs in the United States, and millions more living with someone of the same sex, according to authors Johnette Duff (an attorney) and George G.