Every day, both men and women are being proposed to, therefore, it is not possible to say yes to every proposals. Here are some few tips on how to politely turn down proposals.
Keep it simple
Remember, you do not owe anyone an explanation, just tell them you are not interested and move on. There is no reason to complicate things for yourself by beating around the bush just hit the nail on the head. Words like “I’m sorry, but I don’t think we’re compatible,” or “I don’t feel there is potential for a relationship here,” are answers that are far preferable to “I don’t find you attractive,” or “I feel that you are boring,” which will unnecessarily hurt his/her feelings.
Be as clear as possible
Also, you can state your reasons for turning down the proposal with clarity. Do not confuse them or complicate things neither should you say words that might jeopardise all relationships with them.
Source: Guardian Newspaper