Top Cringe Pick Up Lines (150+ Yikes and LOL for 2023)

Looking for funny cringe pick up lines? One of the worst experiences a person can go through is when they are hit on by someone using a cringe-worthy pickup line. These lines are often cheesy, awkward, or just plain weird. If you've ever been unlucky enough to encounter one, you know how embarrassing it can be. Thankfully, there are plenty of alternatives to these terrible lines.

So next time you're out and someone tries to hit on you with one of these so-called "picks ups", just smile and walk away. There's no need to subject yourself to that kind of humiliation!

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Best Cringe Pick Up Lines

You’re like the Renaissance after the Dark Ages. You light up my world!

I Have 4 Percent Battery Remaining. I Chose To Message You. Did I Choose Wisely?

Hi, I'm sorry if this is too forward, but you're really cute and I just wanted to say something.

Do you believe in love at first sight, or should I walk by again?

Hey gorgeous, can I have your picture so I can show Santa what I want for Christmas?

Are you a parking ticket? 'cause you've got FINE written all over you.

You might not be the best-looking girl here, but beauty's only a light switch away.

Do you have a band-aid? Because I just scraped my knee falling for you.

Hey, my name's Microsoft. Can I crash at your place tonight?

I'm not a photographer, but I can picture us together.

Forget about pick-up lines, now is the time for pick-up logs! (hug)

Can I borrow your phone? I need to call my mom and tell her I just met the girl of my dreams.

If you could be any comic book character, who would you be?

Do you mind if I walk you home? My mother always told me to follow my dreams.

Did it hurt when you fell from heaven?

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Were we just talking? No? Well, can we start?

As long as I have a face, you’ll have a place to sit.

I’d tell you you’re cute, but someone else probably did that already, so you describe yourself in three emojis instead!

Damn, you have a dog! Can I borrow him/her for a walk on the beach?

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Are you from Tennessee? Because you’re the only 10 I see!

Are you a parking ticket? ‘Cause you’ve got FINE written all over you!

Can I have your picture so I can show Santa what I want for Christmas?

Damn, girl, you have a lot of makeup on! What are you trying to hide?

Did Your License Get Suspended For Driving All These Guys Crazy?

Call the CDC–your smile is contagious!

Are you a haunted house? Because I’m going to scream when I’m in you.

Excuse Me. I Think You Have Something In Your Eye. Nope; It’s Just A Sparkle.

Do you want to commit a sin for your next confessional?

You’re like a candy bar: half sweet and half nuts.

Kids must have hated playing hide-n-seek with you when you were little…because girls like you are hard to find.

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Do you like bacon? Wanna strip?

You can't bring your own snacks to the movie theater, so I guess we can't go out.

I just bought life insurance after seeing you.

Can you walk past again? I just started to believe in love at first sight.

I could've sworn that I had a dream about you.

Girl you are Optimus FINE!

All my prayers just got answered now that you're here.

All the ice just got broke. HELLO!

How much does a polar bear weigh? Enough to break the ice, hey!

We would totally make a great pair.

I lost a buddies bet because you're super fine!

I'm missing vitamin U. Can you help me?

Somebody call the cops, you just stole my heart.

You must be cheese because you're looking gouda tonight.

Do you drink milk? Because it's doing that body good!

If I had four quarters to give to the four prettiest women in the world, you would have a dollar!

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My favorite word is menu…It has me n u.

Your body is 70 percent water… and I’m thirsty.

You’re So Beautiful That You Made Me Forget My Pickup Line.

You are so selfish. You’re going to have that body for the rest of your life and I just want it for one night.

Do you like pancakes? Well, how about IHOP on that ass.

If I had to rate you from 1 to 10, I’d give you a 9 because I’m the 1 you’re missing.

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Just so you know, I wrote a complaint to Spotify–you totally deserved this week’s hottest single.

You’re So Sweet, You’re Giving Me A Toothache.

Were you a Boy Scout? You’ve tied my heart in a knot.

Do you have a name, or can I call you mine?

Are you today’s date? Cause you’re a 10/10.

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Roses are red, violets are blue. With a smile like that, looks like I’m doomed.

Do you have a bandage? Because I scraped my knee when I fell for you.

If I were a cat, I’d spend all my nine lives with you!

You must be the square root of 2 because I feel irrational around you.

My biology teacher told me that the lips are the most sensitive part of the body. Wanna find out if she was right?

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You are just like a snowflake: beautiful, unique, and – with one touch – you’ll be wet.

If Women Were Boogers, I'd Pick You First.

Baby, If We Came To Some Agreement You'd Be The Fine Print.

Are You My High School English Teacher's Comments On My Essays? Because You Have Fine Written All Over You!

Are you a meme? Because I’d like to show you to my friends and then hope they like you as much as I do.

If you were a fruit, you’d be a fine-apple.

Do you have a coin? My mom told me to call her when I found the woman of my dreams.

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Corny Pick Up Lines

Let’s play Titanic. You’ll be the iceberg and I’ll go down.

You must be a high test score. Because I want to take you home and show you to my mother.

If you were words on a page you’d be the fine print.

I’d tell you you’re cute, but someone else probably did that already, so you describe yourself in three emojis instead!

Are we, like, married now?

On a lazy Sunday: Netflix all day, getting lost in a museum, or cuddling with me?

Are you my appendix? Because this feeling in my stomach makes me want to take you out.

If we were at home, cuddling on a rainy Sunday morning, what would we have for breakfast? a) Pancakes b) bacon and eggs c) crèpes d) acai bowl e) something else?

Damn, you have a dog! Does that mean I’ll never win the “best ever cuddler” title?

I’ve got 1-ply, I’ve got 2-ply, but all I really want is your re-ply.

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Your eyes are like IKEA. I’m totally lost in them.

Aside from being drop-dead gorgeous, what do you do for a living?

Charmanders are red, Mudkips are blue, if you were a Pokemon, I’d choose you.

Are you a long structure used to restrict the flow of water across rivers and underwater streams? Because daaaaaaaaam!

Is your name Ariel? Cause we Mermaid for each other.

Treat me like a pirate and give me that booty.

Are you from Tennessee? Because you’re the only Ten I See.

I’m writing a term paper on the finer things in life, and I was wondering if I could interview you.

Want a raisin? No? Well, how about a date?

Did you just fart? Because you blew me away!

Do I have to sign for your package?

Can I borrow your lips?

What’s your favorite silverware? Because I like to spoon

You look great and all, but do you know what really looks good on you? Me.

Your outfit would look great on my bedroom floor.

Hey, girl. Are you German? ‘Cause I wanna be Ger-man!

Well, here I am. What are your other two wishes?

Do you work at Subway? ‘Cause you just gave me a foot-long.

You owe me a drink. Because when I looked at you, I dropped mine!

Go ahead, feel my shirt. It’s made of boyfriend material!

If I could rearrange the alphabet, I’d put I and U together.

Funny Pick Up Lines

Hey, tie your shoes! I don’t want you falling for anyone else.

Hey, do you have an inhaler? ‘Cause I heard you got that ass, ma!

Were you a Boy Scout? You’ve tied my heart in a knot.

What’s the difference between a cheeseburger and an erection? You’re not giving me a cheeseburger right now.

Kiss me if I’m wrong, but dinosaurs still exist, right?

It’s a good thing I have my library card because I am totally checking you out.

Do you have a watch? Because I need to know how many seconds it took for me to fall for you.

I was blinded by your beauty; I’m going to need your name and phone number for insurance purposes.

I was wondering if you had an extra heart. Because mine was just stolen.

I’ve lost my teddy bear! Can I sleep with you instead?

Is your name Google? Because you have everything I’ve been searching for.

Forget hydrogen. You should be the number one element!

When God made you, he was showing off.

What’s a perfect gentleman like me doing without your phone number?

Since all the public libraries are closed, I’m checking you out instead.

Rose are red, violets are blue, how did I get so lucky to match with you?

You sound busy…any chance of adding me to your to-do list?

You are astoundingly gorgeous, but I can tell that’s the least interesting thing about you. I’d love to know more.

How to avoid cringe pick up lines?

No one likes a cringe-worthy pickup line. They're cheesy, often don't make sense, and are just generally unappealing. If you're looking to avoid using cringe-worthy pickup lines, there are a few things you can do.

  • First, try to be original. Pick-up lines that have been used a million times before are bound to make you cringe. Instead, come up with your own line that is unique and interesting.

  • Second, avoid pick-up lines that are overly sexual or crude. These types of lines are not only cringe-worthy, but they can also be offensive.

  • Third, try to be funny. Pick-up lines that are funny and clever can be a great way to break the ice and start a conversation. Just make sure that your line is actually funny and not just trying too hard.

  • Finally, don't take yourself too seriously. Pick-up lines are meant to be light-hearted and fun. If you're getting too serious, it's likely that your pick up line will come across as cringe-worthy.

If you follow these tips, you should be able to avoid using a cringe-worthy pick up lines. Just remember to be original, avoid crude or sexual lines, and have fun with it.


To make an impression on someone, steer clear of cringe-worthy pickup lines and try something more subtle. A cheesy line may get you a laugh, but it's likely not going to win you any points with the person you're trying to attract. Instead, focus on being genuine and showing interest in the other person - that's sure to leave a better impression.

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