Being called special brings special feelings, especially if it’s from someone we care about. However, there’s no limitation on who can give us compliments.
Therefore, we may find it difficult how to respond when someone calls us special, even when it’s from someone we know. So, how do you respond when someone calls you special?
Do you appreciate them? But, what if you don’t know what they mean? How do you respond? There are countless ways to respond to someone who calls you special.
And in this article, I’ll be discussing the various ways you can respond to anyone who calls you special.
Different Ways to Respond When Someone Calls You Special
There are different ways you can respond to someone who calls you special. The way you respond to compliments most time will depend on who gives the compliment.
Oftentimes, it’s okay to only appreciate them. However, there are cases where we’ve to ask what they mean if it’s from someone we don’t know. Even with your friends, you can also ask for clarification.
So, when someone calls you special, you can appreciate them, ask them what they mean, or return the compliment. In addition, you can also flirt with them while replying if it’s someone you like.
Responding to Your Partner Calling You Special
Being called special by your special someone is something we’d love to hear all the time. A partner who shows their love with kind words will always make us happy.
So, when your partner calls you special, be free to express your love while replying. While appreciating them, you should let them know they’re special too.
Below are ways to respond to your partner when they call you “special.”
There are different ways you can appreciate a partner when they call you special. With your partner, there’s no limitation to expressing yourself.
Here are ways you can appreciate your partner when they call you special.
When your partner calls you special, say your thanks while calling them endearing terms. Using a romantic name for your partner will work well in expressing how you feel better.
So, you can say, “thanks, baby” to your special someone when they say you’re special to them. “Baby” is a very romantic word and using this phrase will make your partner feel loved.
Saying This Means the World to Me
When your partner calls you special, you can respond with, “saying this means the world to me.” This is a statement that has enough emotions and will work well in showing your appreciation.
Not only will it show your gratitude, but it’ll also reassure them that they’re special to you too. It’s a strong statement you should use on your partner.
Let Them Know They Are Special Too
It’s appropriate to make your special someone feel special if they make you feel that way. So, when your partner calls you special, it’s nice to respond in a way that’ll make them feel the same way.
You don’t have to use the word “special,” there are countless ways you can respond and make your partner feel special. Here are the ways to do so:
You Are the Best, Sweetheart
When someone you love calls you special, tell them they’re the best. This kind of response will let them know that the feelings go both ways.
“You’re the best, sweetheart” is an expression that’ll make them feel special too. So, always seize opportunities to let your significant other know that they mean a lot to you.
I Love You, Babe
One simple way to respond to your partner when they call you special is to remind them that you love them.
This is something they probably know but saying it when they call you special will make them feel special.
“I love you, babe” is an expression we should always use on our special someone. “Babe” is a sweet term that’ll express our feelings well. You can also use their name, it brings deeper and connecting emotions with it.
Aww! You Mean Everything to Me
“Aww, you mean everything to me” is a nice way you can respond to your partner and make them feel special when they call you special. This expression shows your love deeply.
Telling your partner they mean everything to you is something they’d love to hear and this will make them always want to be in that position.
Responding to a Friend calling you Special
We have special friends, someone we can always count on and express ourselves to fully. With a friend, you should also appreciate them, and compliment them too when they call you special.
However, if you think they’re leaving mixed signals you can ask them what they mean after acknowledging the compliment.
Thanks, dear, You Are a Great Friend
When a friend calls you special, one proper way to respond is by saying “thanks dear, you’re a great friend.”
Thanking them and reminding them they’re great friends will make them feel special and know that you value them as much as they value you. This is a statement we shouldn’t hesitate to use on someone we care about.
Awww! I Will Always Love You
Reminding someone we care about that we’ll always love them will keep them in our lives for a long time. When a friend calls you special, remind them you’ll always love them.
In this way, you’re making them know they’re special to you too. Perhaps you did something they loved and they called you special, let them know you’ll always do more with this response.
I’m Glad I Knew You
Another way to make your friends feel special when they call you special is to let them know you’re happy they’re in your life. This is a kind of statement that’ll express your value for them deeply.
“I’m glad I knew you” will work well in letting them know you care for them.
Ask Them What They Mean
Sometimes your friends may give you mixed signals that make you think they like you more than friends. When they do such, it’s better to ask them what they mean instead of ignoring it.
So, when a friend calls you special and you feel confused about why they called you that, you can ask why after acknowledging the compliment.
Below are ways you can ask your friend what they mean:
Thanks, But Why Will You Say That?
“Thanks, but why will you say that?” is one of the great ways to appreciate someone who calls you special.
This statement is straight to the point and should get you your reply.
Thank You, Buddy. I’m Afraid You Would Have to Explain Though
When your friend calls you special and you don’t understand why, you can say, “thank you, buddy. I’m afraid you would have to explain.”
When you say this, your friend should be able to explain.
With a friend, you can always give a funny reply. In this way, it can boost your relationship and ease strain and tension. Here are ways you can give a funny reply:
Aww! That’s Why You Can’t Do Without Me
When your friend calls you special, you can reply to them with, “aww, that’s why you can’t do without me.” This is a playful response that shows your care for your friend.
While this may sound playful, it’s a nice way to affirm that you’ll always be a nice friend to them.
I’m Surprised You Are Just Knowing
Another playful response for a friend who calls you special is to tell them that you’re surprised they’re just finding out.
This playful reply will get you both a good laugh while strengthening your bond at the same time.
Can You Say That Again?
Another playful way you can respond to your friend when they call you special is to ask them to repeat themselves.
Of course, they’d know you heard them, but this is a nice way you can play with a friend.
Responding to a Crush Calling You Special
When someone you’re crushing on calls you special, you can give them a teasing response that will give them a clue about your feelings. Here are ways you can tease your crush.
“Wow! I’m Glad You Love Me
When a friend calls you special, you can take it a bit further, and tell them you’re happy that they love you.
This statement will take them by surprise but it’ll make them think about why you said it.
I Like You Even More with This
Another way you can tease your crush is to come out straight with your feelings. “I like you even more with this” is a statement that’ll keep guessing if you mean it or not.
It’s a good way to start and if they feel the same way about you, they’re likely to take the lead.
Oh No! If You Keep Saying This, I’m Gonna Fall for You
Another way to flirt with your crush when they call you special is by saying, “oh no! If you keep saying this, I’m gonna fall for you.” This is a cute reply to give that’ll keep them thinking about your feelings.
Perhaps they already like you and that’s why they called you special, so this response can get them to express their feelings to you.
You Are So Sweet
Another cute way to respond to your crush when they call you special is to tell them they’re so sweet. “You’re so sweet” emphasizes your liking for their compliment.
This is a flirty response that should get them wondering if you love them. If they care about you, they should take the lead from here.
Why Are You Such a Sweetheart?
Another way you can tease your crush when they call you a sweetheart is by saying, “why are you such a sweetheart?” This reply would express your liking for the compliment.
In addition, it’ll give them a clue about your feelings and if they feel the same way, it could be the start of something.
Responding When You Are Not Interested
When someone you aren’t interested in calls you special, instead of asking what they mean, it’s best you show your appreciation and continue with your business.
When you don’t say more, they’d get a clue that you aren’t interested if they’re saying it because they like you.
I Appreciate Your Kind Words
One proper way to respond to someone who calls you special is to let them know you appreciate them.
If this person is an acquaintance or a colleague you’ve no interest in, you can keep your response short and quick with, “I appreciate your kind words.” This reply is good enough to show your gratitude.
You Are Welcome
If someone calls you special to appreciate you for doing something nice for them, you can reply with “you’re welcome.”
This is a suitable expression for a colleague or a stranger that you’ve no interest in.
When someone calls you special, your response will depend on your relationship with them. With your partner or friend, you should express your gratitude with sweet words that’ll make them feel special.
In addition, you can also give a playful reply to spice up your relationship. When replying to a crush, you can give a teasing reply that’ll give them a clue about your feeling.
However, when replying to someone you’ve no interest in, you should keep it short and simple.