Impromptu résumé writer Jennifer Lawrence described her boyfriend’s qualifications to People: “He’s a fantastic actor, wonderful costar, great roommate!”
Great roommate is a somehow complimentary way to friend-zone a live-in boyfriend. The great roommate label also casually counteracts the supposed seriousness of sharing living quarters. No marriage-lite here — just two apartment pals who are also dating!
Celebrities: just teaching us new ways of talking about modern love.