Scorpio: character traits
Scorpios have a number of positive attributes. They are loyal, passionate, ambitious and resourceful.
On the negative side, they are jealous, stubborn, manipulative and obsessive. Not exactly ideal traits for successful relationships!
Scorpios are known to be extremely independent and they always like to be in control. They don’t want to give up their place.
Never cheat Scorpios. They can hold grudges, and they don’t forget. Also, if they feel wronged, they may seek revenge. On the other hand, if you do something nice for a Scorpio, your gesture will be remembered and appreciated.
Scorpios are goal-oriented and driven, they are relentless in pursuing their dreams. They are driven in part by fear of failure.
It can be difficult to pin down Scorpios. Even though they are passionate, they don’t often show their emotions.
High compatibility with Scorpio: Cancer, Pisces and Virgo
The most compatible signs with Scorpio are Cancer, Pisces and Virgo. They are flexible and accept Scorpio’s strong personality.
Scorpio and Cancer
Scorpios and Cancers have a lot in common and their differences are complementary. They share an emotional intensity that helps form their bond. Also, they both like confidentiality, they are loyal and intuitive.
Cancers are protective and that helps relieve Scorpio’s insecurities. Cancer is ruled by emotion, and this is ideal for Scorpio, who has strong emotions but struggles to express them.
Plus, Cancers are more flexible, which works well since Scorpios don’t like to compromise.
Scorpio and Pisces
Scorpio and Pisces also tend to be a good combination. The loyal and gentle nature of Pisces is perfect for Scorpio who is hesitant to trust.
Moreover, Scorpio wants to be a leader and Pisces is content to follow. Scorpio can therefore take the reins and Pisces is much more adaptable to the needs and wishes of their partner. Scorpio is strong and protective, and Pisces is ready to be vulnerable.
Moreover, Pisces is very romantic and complements the passionate nature of Scorpio.
Finally, they are both subject to mood swings, they alternate between highs and lows, in order to understand the emotional nature of their partner. Of course, the intense ups and downs of their relationships can also sometimes lead to drama.
Scorpio and Virgo
Virgo is much softer and more unassuming, which matches well with Scorpio’s strength and aggressiveness. Virgo is drawn to the confidence of Scorpio, and Scorpio appreciates not being challenged.
Because Virgo allows Scorpio to take control, they are able to bring out the softer side of Scorpio. No need to fight to dominate!
They are able to complement each other and have a less light-hearted relationship than typical Scorpios due to the calming influence of Virgo. Virgo is more analytical while Scorpio is more emotional.
Virgo and Scorpio also have similarities that allow for fulfillment in their relationships. They both enjoy solitude and enjoy spending time alone. They manage their finances well and overspending is never a problem.
Average Scorpio Compatibility: Aries, Taurus, Leo, Libra, Scorpio, Capricorn
Scorpio and Aries
Scorpio is drawn to the passion of Aries, but it can be difficult for them to get Aries to commit. However, sex is on point as both signs are extremely passionate. Scorpio has practical intelligence while Aries is more whimsical. The key to a healthy relationship between these two partners is for Aries to be committed and for Scorpio not to get too jealous.
Scorpio and Taurus
Taurus is one of the few signs that understands Scorpio’s jealousy and finds it flattering. Additionally, both Scorpio and Taurus are extremely loyal, thrifty, and ambitious.
Taurus is much more laid back while Scorpios are known for their emotional intensity. The biggest problem between these two partners is that they are stubborn and have a bad temper. They need to control these traits in their relationships.
Scorpio and Leo
Leos and Scorpios both have strong personalities and like to be in control. They are very loyal, although Scorpio is likely to doubt the loyalty of Leo, who has a naturally flirtatious nature, which can cause Scorpio jealousy.
On the positive side, the sex is passionate and explosive. They have an undeniable chemistry. In the long run, there’s a potential battle between Leo pride and Scorpio’s desire to stay in control.
Scorpio and Libra
In many ways, Scorpios and Libras are opposites. Scorpio is emotional and Libra is analytical. Scorpio keeps a small social circle and prefers deep connections; Conversely, Libra likes to engage in light-hearted conversations with lots of people. For a relationship between them to work, they have to compromise.
Scorpio and Scorpio
These relationships can be good because both Scorpios feel like they’ve found someone who understands them. They appreciate the loyal and emotional nature of their partners. On the other hand, these relationships can be difficult because they are too similar. There may be a lack of excitement because there is no mystery! Additionally, Scorpios don’t like their partners to possess the negative traits common to Scorpios.
Scorpio and Capricorn
Both are ambitious and loyal. Capricorn is a little less emotional than Scorpio would like, but Scorpio can bring out the more romantic side of Capricorn. Scorpio admires that Capricorn is down-to-earth and dependable, and Capricorn appreciates Scorpio’s passion. Overall, it’s a good match as Scorpios and Capricorns complement each other well.
Weak compatibility with Scorpio: Gemini, Aquarius and Sagittarius
The signs with the least love compatibility with Scorpio are Gemini, Aquarius and Sagittarius.
Scorpio and Gemini
Gemini lacks the emotional depth of Scorpio.
Also, Gemini are social butterflies while Scorpios can be a bit antisocial. This can be a source of conflict, as Geminis prefer to be around people all the time, and Scorpios need to be able to spend time alone.
When faced with conflict, playful Geminis may resort to teasing, which can irritate Scorpio.
Ultimately, the main source of conflict between these two signs is that Scorpio finds Gemini superficial. The latter thinks Scorpio is a bit depressing.
Scorpio and Aquarius
Scorpio sees Aquarius as emotionally superficial and distant. Throughout their relationship, there is therefore a battle between the intellectual analysis of Aquarius and the emotional needs of Scorpio.
Aquarius can be rather blunt and harsh in their words, and Scorpio may be unwilling to forgive or forget.
Scorpio and Sagittarius
Scorpio and Sagittarius have contrasting qualities that can lead to conflict. Scorpio is mysterious and introverted while Sagittarius is more outgoing and sociable. Scorpio hesitates to reveal himself and Sagittarius is quite the opposite: he tells his life story to strangers.
Scorpios tend to be rather deep while Sagittarians like to cultivate lightness. This bothers Scorpio because Sagittarius doesn’t take things seriously enough.
Sagittarius loves warm debate while Scorpio doesn’t like to be challenged. Additionally, Sagittarius can be outspoken and insensitive. Scorpios resent this insensitivity and it will likely bring out their anger.
Finally, Scorpio likes to save and is wise with money, while Sagittarius can be impulsive and reckless.
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