8 Negative Traits of a Libra You Should Be Aware of

While Libra is known to seek peace in the world, there are, however, some flaws that cause others to suffer. Check out these 8 negative traits of the zodiac.

Written by Aastha Pahadia , Certified Relationship Coach
Updated on Oct 27, 2022 | 01:00 PM IST | 5.7M
Libra Zodiac Sign

If there are any Libras in your life, you must be aware of the potential brightness they may bring to your life. But have you ever thought about the possible negative effects of your relationship with them that can emerge if things go south? In addition to their favorable features, Libras also have some negative personality traits that might be destructive. Like other astrological signs, negative characteristics gradually come to the fore. It is sometimes challenging to understand that the typically calm and loving Libra is susceptible to such behaviors because these swings are so stark.

Libra is correctly represented by the symbol of balancing scales because they are typically noted for preserving their balance and integrity throughout their lives. Although they are renowned for their interpersonal skills and commitment to upholding the law, a few unexpected turns can bring out the worst in them. These characteristics of Librans may cause problems in their lives. It thus becomes necessary to be aware of their darker side, which could emerge when they are in a challenging situation so that you are not caught off guard in any way.

8 Negative Traits of a Libra That You Should Be Aware of

8 Negative Traits of a Libra You Should Be Aware of

1. Lacks Commitment

The emotional attachment process for Libra is too swift. They desire fictitious romance, but on the other hand, hesitate to commit, due to which they frequently make hasty judgments that result in quick flings and splits. So, if you find yourself falling for a Libra, be wary because they might not be one to settle down quickly for a devoted relationship.


2. Bossy

Libras are bossy in their own way. They deliberately tune their behavior to evoke a particular reaction while constantly changing and keeping an eye out for other people's opinions. But if that demand for stability becomes overwhelming, Libras turn domineering, cunning, and rebellious. They often advise others on what to do since they enjoy having control over their lives.

3. Extremely Indecisive

Since they do not wish to offend anyone, Libras have a notoriety for being unable to make decisions. Even if they are furious or irritated with their partner, they typically wouldn't like to mention anything since they would rather keep the peace at all expenses. They continue to evaluate and analyze the advantages and disadvantages of each situation in an effort to make the ideal choice. This overthinking makes it challenging for them to reach a conclusion and leads them to come up with a few different options for every choice.

4. People Pleaser

With Venus as the guardian planet of Libra, this zodiac is primarily known for its diplomatic, delicate, and charming personality.  They are thought to be manipulative since they are skilled at using their charm to achieve their interests. This negative character trait could hurt not only the Libras themselves but also those close to them. They could be asked to perform certain obligations which they never wished to.

8 Negative Traits of a Libra You Should Be Aware of

5. Inclined to Revenge

Injustice is something that Libras can't bear and tolerate, especially if it involves them. Libras will fight back to seek payback from a person if they believe they have been abused or, God forbid, if their allegations are confirmed. Since they value balance, if someone has made things harder for them, they would retaliate by making it even more challenging.

6. Enjoys Gossip

Libras enjoy gossip. They don't have to worry about being criticized when they freely gossip about others. Although it's not always a terrible thing, everything depends on the situation. They might spread rumors concerning another person's unacceptable behavior, especially if it involves somebody close to them. Such rumors might possibly offend other people. Therefore, Libras could face criticism for their undesirable habit.

7. Shallow

As Libras are hesitant to express a strong view or take a side in any debate because they want to appear good in front of others, their viewpoint also tends to remain on the ground. Instead of being honest or sticking up for what they believe in, they frequently care more about how others think of them.


8 Negative Traits of a Libra You Should Be Aware of

8. Self-absorbed

Being a little self-absorbed is one of Libra's weaknesses, so when situations don't always go their way, they feel like the world is going to end and that everyone is targeting them. Sometimes being self-absorbed makes people more likely to fail because it keeps them stuck in a bad frame of mind. The less they divert themselves to other things, the more their attention is drawn to their own difficulties.

The good news is that utilizing these negative traits is only Libra's way of coping with the disruption of balance that they are missing in their lives. The Libras may come out as aloof or detached during fights or disputes in their interactions with others but they somehow utilize their negative traits to unleash their positive ones.


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Aastha Pahadia
Aastha Pahadia
Certified Relationship Coach

Aastha is a certified Relationship coach and she strives to help those who seek expert advice on relationships.



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