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Men want 'ambitious' women while girls prefer 'intelligent' boys - and the funny thing is neither sex is looking for someone to make them laugh anymore. It's not funny but comedy is officially a turn off in a partner for both sexes - as men want 'ambitious' women while girls prefer 'intelligent' men, according to new research.

A study claims the language of love most likely to help singletons on dating websites meet their Mr or Mrs Right has changed. It found that using certain words in a dating profile has the potential to DOUBLE the number of messages from potential partners.

The study looked at the words used in more than 12, profiles to chart changes in what people search for in a potential partner. It suggested men increasingly looking for ambitious women - while women are much more likely to be seeking intelligent men than in previous years. New entries to the Top 10 words in men's profiles are 'articulate' and 'intelligent' while, Good adjectives for online hookup profile women's profiles, 'rational', 'creative', 'energetic' and 'perceptive' all appear for the first time.

The study further found that what women and men look for in potential partners has changed "significantly" in the last two years. Researchers found that a number of words have fallen out of favour with the opposite sex sincewhile others have risen to prominence.

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While the description 'sweet' would attract the most male attention for Good adjectives for online hookup profile init's now been pushed into third place, with 'ambitious' taking the top spot. Orgy and wife-swapping festival to attract swingers to sleepy rural community.

Yet for men the word 'ambitious' had the opposite impact, falling from the second most popular word in to only 10th today. Instead, women were more receptive to the words 'perceptive' 'spontaneous' and 'outgoing' than they were two years ago.

The survey also discovered those words you definitely shouldn't use. The results were as follows:.

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In terms of the words that singles should change in their profiles, 'funny' doesn't have the same appeal it did two years ago, falling out of the top 10 words for both sexes. Using the right language is important, with figures showing men using the phrase 'physically fit' in their profile receive almost double the number of messages compared to an average profile - an average increase of 96 per cent.

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Relationship expert Dr Linda Papadopoulos said: Aisling Lawless, of relationship website eHarmony. Certain words work better for men and women in dating profiles Image: Getty Get daily news updates directly to your inbox Subscribe See our privacy notice More newsletters.