This article will explain what it means when a guy gives you a teddy bear. It will also include the history of the teddy bear, and share some great ways to use or give this gift to someone!
In the past, a teddy bear was more of a baby’s toy. Today this is not the case!
Today, a teddy bear is more often used to show someone that they are loved or thought of. It shows that the person giving it to you cares about you or appreciates something special about you.
There are other reason why a guy will give you a teddy bear. Check out the list below!
1) He Likes You.
When a guy gives you a teddy bear, it is a way of saying that he cares about you. He wants you to think of him when you have the bear. When he gives you a teddy bear, it’s meant to be an outward sign of his feelings for you. Which is why it is very important that you never throw a teddy bear in the trash can, as he will perceive this action as a ‘push away’ sign.
2) You Were In A Special Moment Together.
A guy gives you a teddy bear to remind you of a moment in time where you were really close and connected. It’s a reminder of how good it felt to be so close and the connection that you shared.
This is a powerful thing, so be sure to keep that teddy bear as it holds some very special memories. A guy gives you this if he feels super connected with you in an intimate and personal way.
3) He Wants To Be More than Friends.
When he gives you a teddy bear, it means that he wants to take things further with you and have a romantic relationship with you. Its important to note that if you don’t feel the same way, you should not begin a relationship with him.
You are under no obligation to date someone who gives you something. But, once you have decided to date him, be sure that he is someone you want to be with. Do not let the gift of a teddy bear sway your decision in any way.
You can say something like “Thank you so much! I’ll think of you when I look at it.” Just don’t accept the gift without making sure that you feel the same way about him. This way, there will be no hurt feelings later on down the road.
4) He Thinks You’re Special.
A guy might buy a teddy bear for someone who means a lot to him, even though he doesn’t want to have a relationship with them.
He might feel as though he has special feelings for this person, but knows that he can never tell her his true feelings. This could be very hard for him, so sometimes the best thing he can do is give her something from the heart-like a teddy bear!
5) It’s Just a Gift.
Sometimes when a guy gives you the gift of a teddy bear, it doesn’t necessarily have to mean that he likes you. You could be friends with him, and he might just think that this is something nice that he can give to someone who means a lot to him. Nothing more, nothing less. It’s just a gift from the heart!
6) He feels bad that you are sad, and will do whatever it takes to make you feel better.
Have you ever told a guy that you were sad? Maybe your parents are getting divorced, or you are having problems at school. Maybe this is such a hard time for you that he doesn’t know how to make it better.
When he gives you the gift of a teddy bear, it’s his way of telling you that he cares about you, and he wants you to know that he will be there for you. No matter what comes your way in life, he will always have your back!
7) He is happy that something good just happened:
Teddy bears are gifts of joy that a guy would give to you when something good has happened in your life. It could be for any occasion- even if it doesn’t have anything to do with a specific holiday or someone’s birthday.
He may tell you that he is happy and cheerful too to see that his sweetheart or partner has finally been able to get a job, for example, or have a new apartment.
8) he is looking to impress you.
Sometimes guys will buy gifts for the women they like because he is looking to impress her. As we all know, girls love surprises!
When a guy gives you something out of the blue, your first reaction might be one of happiness and pleasant surprise.
He may also want to show you that he is thinking about you. This will make him look like a really good guy, and could help to win your heart!
History of the Teddy Bear.
The teddy bear was created in 1902 by Theodore Roosevelt. Inspired by a cartoon that depicted him as a ‘teddy bear’ to win the presidential election. The teddy bear has since become one of the most popular stuffed animals ever created. It has been given as a gift to royalty, heads of state, and the general public.
A teddy bear is a wonderful gift that can mean many different things. But whatever it means, be sure to respect what it means to the person who gave you their gift!
Why was it given?
Because a teddy bear is meant to be cute, soft and cuddly, when a guy gives you one it is usually because he likes you. Women often give men that they really like teddy bears! So if a guy has given you this gift. It means he probably has feelings for you and enjoys your company or the way that you make him feel.
The next time you are at his house, look for his teddy bear. If it is old and worn out, then usually he’s giving it to you because it’s a childhood toy of his. But if it is brand new, take interest in what that might mean:
Some Tips on Receiving!
- When he gives you the teddy bear, make sure to make eye contact and smile. A genuine smile is important, as it shows your appreciation of the gift.
- How should you react? If he’s giving you the teddy bear in a romantic way. Return his love by hugging him back with lots of affection! Women are more likely to hug/hold onto a teddy bear than men.
- If a guy is giving you the teddy bear as a sign of friendship. Then just hug him back or thank him.
Depending on your relationship with this guy, it’s also common for one to place the teddy bear in their bedroom or car. The person will see it and know that you care about them.
Unless the guy has stated his intention, a teddy bear is just a teddy bear and there’s no secret meaning behind it. Don’t overthink it.