Capricorn men are generally seen as being career-oriented, driven, and stable. However, when it comes to dating, Capricorn men are very particular about who they’re interested in.
If you’ve been on dates with this man and he seems to be avoiding you or won’t make things further with you, there are many signs that he is not interested in you.
Here are 10 signs to look for.
1) He thinks you’re less than his ideal
There could be a Capricorn man out there for everyone, as every sign has its match.
While some may look for someone who matches their intelligence level or who can be a good cook, others may look for women who are beautiful, talented and/or successful. He knows what he wants in a woman and will only consider dating someone he perceives to be on par with him or at least near his level.
A Capricorn’s ideal woman is someone who is intelligent, driven and has a career of her own. He’s usually attracted to a woman who has a strong work ethic as he hopes she shares his values.
When you first meet this man, he will be impressed with you and interested. However, if over time, he realizes that you’re not what he’s looking for in a woman, he will lose interest.
If he’s been on a few dates with you and has not called you in a few days after a nice evening out, the most likely reason why is that he thinks you’re not good enough for him.
2) He’s not interested in developing a deeper connection with you
It is true that Capricorn men are ambitious.
However, they are also loyal, committed and reliable when it comes to their relationships.
Another sign to look for is when the Capricorn man gets too comfortable around you. Most of the time, this will happen fairly quickly (within weeks) if he’s interested in pursuing something deeper with you.
But, if he has been on a few dates with you and has not gone out of his way to developing more of a connection with you, the reason why is likely because he isn’t interested in doing so.
Remember when you met up with him? He just liked to show off his success and didn’t consider getting to know you important enough to warrant any of his time.
If you barely know this man or haven’t gotten the chance to talk about anything meaningful with him, he’s not interested in you. Even if you are deeply attracted to him and have had a few good dates, he will spend more time talking about himself than asking about your life.
3) A love advisor attests to it
Let me tell you my story: I started seeing this guy after meeting him through a mutual friend. And as we all know, everything is exciting and colorful at the beginning of a relationship. Or so I thought.
I eventually found out about his quirky and reckless habits – I admired his love for freedom, but in the back of my mind, I was afraid he won’t commit.
Good thing I knew about Psychic Source – they are a group of expert psychics who can help especially with matters about the heart and future. I shared my story and dilemma – I wasn’t surprised that the advisor was able to see that I am a Scorpio, but the guy I was seeing? They knew he is a Gemini without me mentioning it.
They gave me precise readings and direct advice – which was the wake-up call I needed – I didn’t waste any more time with him and moved on.
There are times when a Capricorn man is interested in a woman but may not show it because of his zodiac sign (Capricorns could be considered a conservative zodiac sign).
A gifted advisor may be able to confirm whether this Capricorn man is interested in you or not. And when it comes to compatibility, we can always trust their judgment to be reliable.
From your reading, if he’s not really interested in you, they can help you understand why in an unbiased way that will help you move on from him quicker.
4) He avoids getting to know you as a person
When you’re newly dating someone, the first stage will always be attraction – showing your charms and interest.
The longer you go on dates with this person, the more he will get to know you as a person.
You will know that a Capricorn man is interested in you when he asks things about you like your likes, dislikes, or hobbies.
He will also be asking questions about your job or career as a way to get to know you better. You will also know that he’s interested in you if he’s being careful not to hurt your feelings.
Of course, you’re a potential girlfriend – any man who’s interested in you would do these things.
This might not happen immediately but should occur after several dates have been set up.
Now if he seems bored talking to you and even asks you to talk while looking at something else rather than sitting face-to-face, your suspicions should be confirmed.
If this man is avoiding getting to know you as a person and not just as a potential girlfriend, he isn’t interested in you. Don’t expect him to show any effort of becoming better acquainted with you and instead, keep these things in mind.
5) He doesn’t listen to you but he’s fond of interrupting you
When you meet a Capricorn man for the first time, he may give you his undivided attention.
He will listen to you if he is genuinely interested and cares about you as a person. He will actively listen to what you’re saying, nod and ask questions about the things you say if he doesn’t understand something of it or if something connects with him.
And if the outing is not one where you’re sharing long stories or catching up with old friends, he will be very attentive to what you have to say.
If this isn’t happening with your Capricorn man, well, you get it – he’s not really interested.
Notice how he behaves whenever you’re having a conversation, he might look like he’s listening, but his mind is somewhere else. He might be listening, but he won’t react to what you’ve said or won’t ask any follow-up questions.
The worse part is, that he may interrupt you when he thinks he knows what you’re going to say or when you’re in the middle of talking about something that matters to you.
His lack of interest may be significant enough, but if there’s still a glimmer of hope that he is just preoccupied with something else then you’re better off having a talk with him.
Ask him why he seems so distant. Ask what’s on his mind. He will most definitely answer you. And if he is invested in you, he will be able to tell you about his problem and how it’s affecting him.
With that, you also have to prepare yourself for an answer that you don’t expect or what you’re not expecting.
6) He believes you aren’t a match
Capricorn is compatible with Taurus, Leo and Scorpio.
But if he happens to be convinced that you’re not compatible with him and that he doesn’t see anything in common with you, the chances are, he’s not interested in getting to know you.
It’s a good idea to ask this out of the blue – but there will be times when he’ll just show you offhandedly without giving any reason for his reluctance toward your match.
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7) He won’t let you in his circle
If you’ve been seeing this man for a while now and he still hasn’t invited you to his circle of friends, it’s highly likely that he is not interested in pursuing a deeper relationship with you.
A Capricorn man will surround himself with those he knows he can trust. He tends to keep his circle small and keeps new people around him for short periods of time only.
If he doesn’t want you in his circle, there’s no way you will become one. This can be an indication that he doesn’t see you as a good match for him in the long run.
And get this, he won’t even share his social media platforms with you. In other words, he won’t introduce you to his friends and family on platforms such as Facebook or Instagram. This is another sign that he is not interested in you.
But there will be times when you will be able to meet his friends, but will only be at a casual party or gathering. He might even introduce you to his friends and family, but it won’t last long.
Afterward, he will go back to being a recluse. If you are confused about why he does this – I have the answer for you, Capricorn men are not the best conversationalists when it comes to small talk.
Especially if he’s not really interested in you? You won’t hear him talking about you to his friends or family.
8) He avoids being close with you
It takes time for a couple to build chemistry together and with their physical attraction to one another. So if you’ve been with your Capricorn man for a while now and you haven’t experienced any more closeness, it’s not because he’s shy.
You see, Capricorn men like to be in control and they can find it hard to compromise with someone they’re interested in.
But because he isn’t really interested in getting to know you as a person, which means he might not feel safe enough to let down his guard and be himself with you.
And when Capricorn men get close, they’re comfortable enough to be vulnerable. So if he isn’t feeling like he can open up to you, this is another sign that there is no interest in him. He won’t want to get too close because he doesn’t think that he can handle it.
If you don’t notice a shift in your relationship too soon, give him a little push by letting him know how you feel. Don’t hold back on this one because chances are, he’s been holding his guard up like Fort Knox.
9) He won’t initiate to meet up
Gone are the days when the two of you are still getting to know each other that he would ask when will you be free next to hang out again, or even to have a date.
When you start dating a Capricorn man, he will show interest in you by asking you out on a date or doing something special for you occasionally.
If he decides that he’s not interested in getting to know you as an individual, he won’t initiate meeting up with you that often. You won’t see your phone receiving any notification from him since he’s not interested in what you feel or want.
He may even purposefully forget to give you a call or message to let you know he can’t make it when you asked him if you could meet.
The only time he’ll ask when do you meet next? Is when he wants something from you. He might want to see you just to show you off, or he might need a favor from you – and that’s when he’ll ask.
If nothing is wrong with his life and he isn’t in a bad mood, you won’t be in his thoughts nor will you make it to his schedule.
He will start treating you like a friend and less of his woman.
10) He doesn’t reciprocate your feelings
If you’re trying to express your feelings for him, but he still doesn’t feel the same way and is not interested in you, he might be putting up roadblocks to prevent you from getting what you want.
It’s in their nature, Capricorn men are great at analyzing the people around them. So if you’re trying to show him your feelings for him and he doesn’t feel the same way about you, it won’t be hard for him to notice.
Sad truth is, he is probably avoiding you to protect himself from having to become emotionally invested in you.
There’s no denying that you’ll eventually start falling for him and since he can’t reciprocate your feelings, he will be the one to push you away from him.
If he’s not giving back what you feel for him and letting you down the way he wants, it’s a huge indication that your relationship is only from there.
This is only because he won’t want to get hurt, Capricorn men have a lot of self-respect for themselves, and if he thinks that you’re not good enough for him, it won’t take long before he cuts your ties.
You know, you might think that your Capricorn man is the best thing since sliced bread by showing him your very best and following his every command. But remember, he’s not necessarily looking for a submissive woman.
Now if he doesn’t return your feelings, don’t bother trying to get him to be more affectionate with you because he won’t be. And when he eventually realizes that there’s something wrong with your chemistry, he’s going to show that he’s not really interested in you.
That would likely be the case with him, there will be no point in digging deeper into your relationship.
As hard as it is, remember that there are multiple Capricorn men out there who aren’t afraid into committing with someone, so be patient.
He’ll come around for you if he likes you enough, but if he doesn’t, he’s not worth wasting any more of your time on.
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