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Scorpio and Cancer might not seem like a no-brainer zodiac pairing, but rest assured that they are one of the most passionate pairings in the zodiac. This is thanks to their ability to read one another easily and embrace each other intensely and pass... Keeping reading

Scorpio & Cancer Compatibility

Scorpio and Cancer might not seem like a no-brainer zodiac pairing, but rest assured that they are one of the most passionate pairings in the zodiac. This is thanks to their ability to read one another easily and embrace each other intensely and passionately.

Scorpio and Cancer are both water signs. Emotions are the name of the game here with this elemental correspondence, along with being fluid enough to deal with all of the hard things individuals have to deal with in life. Many individuals sporting a water sign are also highly romantic and are capable of fairytale-like romances that could make even the sternest of hearts swoon.

Cancer is a cardinal sign. It’s direct, honest, and knows what it wants out of life in the long run. Scorpio is a fixed sign, which makes them resistant to change, but also strong fighters in what they believe in at that given moment. Cancer will usually be the one to initiate a conflict when it is needed, but Scorpio will want to end it as soon as possible. Generally, they never reach such a turbulent point due to their (usually) laid-back nature with one another. The fact of the matter is, they are so good at intuiting one another’s emotions that conflicts will seldom occur.

When it comes to more mundane areas of life, Scorpio and Cancer make excellent pals and business partners for many of the same reasons they make excellent lovers. Both zodiac signs are reclusive, thoughtful, and prone to sizing up other individuals before they get in too deep emotionally with someone on a friendship level.

This sort of nonverbal, borderline ESP kind of behavior allows them to be very in tune with one another. These signs have a silent understanding with one another at all times, multiplied by their deep trust. Ultimately, these signs are fantastic together and can dominate in business while being the best of friends in their leisure time as well.

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Love & Intimacy Compatibility

Scorpio and Cancer, together as lovers, can be a beautiful sight indeed. They are both very attuned to the night-sided realm of things. Cancer does this by being Lunar in planetary essence, while Scorpio is ruled by the fiery passion of Mars and the enigmatic and brooding energies of Pluto. These two are a gothic romance waiting to happen!

In a relationship, Cancer wants their partner to express themselves as completely as possible, especially in the bedroom. Scorpio will put that notion to the test, however. The scorpion has great potential for deep-seated and truly dark emotions deep within their souls. For a Cancer who also is of a similar disposition, this could be a match made in heaven. If the crab is more of a shy and safe type under the sheets, it may be hellish.

Scorpio’s essence is detrimental to the Moon in terms of planetary energies. Because of this, they can potentially be domineering and even somewhat harsh towards their lovers in the throes of ecstasy.

The true test of the matter is whether or not Cancer can handle it or be scared away for good. But in many special cases, this ebb and flow of Cancer’s lunar sweetness and Scorpio’s dark and aggressive carnal appetite can make for soul-searing passion the likes of which Lord Byron would have mused about so long ago.

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Friendship Compatibility

Scorpio and Cancer make powerful friends as well as being great lovers. Their reclusive nature and insistence on the truth make them both very discerning when it comes to their friend base. They will notice this aspect in one another, and mutual respect can form in the process. Their vibrant and passionate intellectual and emotional capacities will only deepen this bond even further down the line.

Cancers are fantastic friends that can be social butterflies when everything goes well in their lives. Even in their highest moods, though, they can be quite picky with who they associate with. If there’s no real trust between the Cancer and their acquaintances, there can be no real possibility of a strong relationship.

They share this notion with Scorpio as well, who can be even more relentless in their quest when it comes to determining the quality of their closest friends. Scorpio values honesty and trustworthiness more than anything else when picking friends. If there’s even a shred of possibility that the friend could be less than savory, they are thrown out of Scorpio’s life in a flash. They are hard to forgive, and it is almost impossible for them to forget wrongs done to them.

In this manner, they are extremely similar to Cancer, who also values trust and will rarely forgive others for past transgressions. Cancers are not nearly as draconian as Scorpio on the matter, however.

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Emotional Compatibility

This is probably the most contentious area between these zodiac signs. While both are water dominant in their elemental nature, Cancer is far more comfortable with the emotional spectrum than Scorpio. This isn’t a dealbreaker for either one of these signs as far as a relationship goes, but a certain level of care will be needed on both sides in order to keep harmony between the crab and the scorpion.

Cancer is a chaos-storm of emotions, for better or worse. It’s who they are, and it’s not going to change for them easily. However, they should be mindful of acting out their inner selves too much when they are in any sort of relationship with Scorpio, lest they want the easily annoyed scorpion to skitter away in low spirits themselves.

Scorpio, on the other hand, can be emotional as well. They express it in a much more nuanced manner than Cancer, however. Scorpio does not like to deal with huge torrential streams of emotion if at all possible. They are passionate creatures, but in an entirely different and intense way that is more internal than external.

If Scorpio is in a dedicated relationship with Cancer, they need to open themselves up to stronger emotions. This is crucial, even if it makes them feel a bit uncomfortable at times. Cancer will appreciate the scorpion’s momentary lapse of keeping their emotional shields fully charged, and the crab will be happier for it in the long run.

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Values Compatibility

Scorpio and Cancer are essentially very compatible with one another because they can meet in the middle with what they value most in life. This allows them to share each other’s life relatively easily, even if they have different views on certain things. What matters here is if the core desires of both zodiac signs are ultimately fulfilled.

Cancer wants a home to call their own, and loves to fill every square inch of said abode. Scorpio wants privacy, space, and the harmony and peace of mind that comes with being in an honest and transparent relationship with another soul.

They are both invested in pursuing family. Cancer thrives on the idea of having a huge family to take care of down the line. Scorpio can be interested in family as well, and once they acquire one they will defend it with every inch of their being.

One can easily see how both of these signs are highly compatible with one another, no matter what extraneous activities they may participate in as individuals. As long as home stability and peace are established and kept consistent, both of these signs can be satisfied in the long run.

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Activities Compatibility

Scorpio and Cancer are both passionate zodiac signs and can easily find common ground with one another when it comes to doing things together. They can both be a bit predisposed towards hanging out at home or in private.

Cancer can be somewhat hesitant to get out and about, especially if their moods are low at the time. However, the romantic essence of Cancer will eventually yearn for a lovely night jaunt out on the town, and will hound Scorpio sweetly and incessantly until they get their wish.

Usually, Scorpio will be more than willing to participate. Their passion runs so deep that it can bypass a lot of mental hang-ups that both of these signs can deal with. But Scorpio, being a fixed sign, can be a bit hesitant to go outside of their comfort zones and immerse themselves in new experiences. Heavy metal chic Scorpio might not be very inclined to go to a country music concert with their cowpoke Cancer partner, but they’ll probably break down and partake in it anyways.

Why? Scorpio individuals, much like Cancers, are also quintessential romantics themselves, and will usually be game for romance and spending lots of time with their significant others. Sometimes sacrifice is the name of the game, especially when romantic love is a factor.

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Communication Compatibility

Scorpio and Cancer are both water signs, so that means they are going to be quite understanding of each other right off the bat. They are adept at being able to predict one’s thoughts and feelings with very little verbal communication needed.

Water is fluid, and this zodiac pair follows suit perfectly. They often can converse with each other for what can seem like hours on end without ever ceasing in awe and wonder towards one another.

Cancers are focused on sheltering themselves from overwhelming or negative forms of communication as much as they can. This can keep them bottled up and cold on the outset, which can potentially push away Scorpio. Cancer needs to limit overly dramatic communication with Scorpio to keep things as fluid as possible between both of these signs.

The crab can be a bit maudlin in times of stress, and it’s in their best interests to temper that as much as possible. It is best for their mental health as well as for their partner’s

While the scorpion understands emotions and their place in a relationship, they can be somewhat averse to being constantly immersed in them. It doesn’t matter if they happen to be positive or negative. Scorpio can easily drown in too much emotion and end up shutting down when their Cancerian partner might need them the most. Scorpio, especially if they truly love their partners, needs to find the willpower to take in the crab’s dynamically-shifting emotions and be there for them no matter what.

Despite the potential for a communication breakdown between these two zodiac signs, there will usually be nothing but harmony and understanding, especially with such naturally-intuitive souls like Cancer and Scorpio.

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Trust Compatibility

Both of these zodiac signs are somewhat haunted by a natural sense of skepticism and mistrust of the general public. Scorpio in particular can manifest these feelings in ways that can be intimidating to the rest of the world.

Cancer is far more nuanced externally when they suspect shady people who have antagonistic motives. The crab is stealthy, while the scorpion is almost always ready to strike at a moment’s notice. Both of these signs value truth and are not very likely to be unfaithful or duplicitous towards one another, as it is against their essential nature.

In regards to a romantic relationship, Cancer is looking for someone to be with for the long run. They aren’t interested in short flings, or going on dates just to pass the time. They require a heavy emotional investment from their significant other, and even in some cases in platonic relationships. They can become quite bitter if they think their partner isn’t being forthright with them, but usually not until it’s far too late to nip things in the bud.

Scorpio deals with the pain of misplaced trust like you think their totemic equivalent would, namely with dark malice and venomous rage. These are the kinds of individuals to go from zero to absolute hellraiser in a heartbeat. If there isn’t 100% trust between them and another, there’s going to be hell to pay, no matter the cost. This can also lead to possessive relationships that are based more on fear than on unconditional love, especially if the proverbial rot is left to fester for far too long.

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Work Compatibility

When approaching a business venture, Scorpio and Cancer can work quite well together. Both signs understand one another due to their (at times) clandestine and brooding nature. There are times where they both can cause each other to remain inert due to their natural inclination towards skepticism and not completely trusting individuals first-hand. But if they can get over these emotional humps, Cancer and Scorpio can easily be a dream team in a business sense.

Cancer can be the more organizationally-focused person in this pairing, and it’s best to have them deal with the management side of things. Scorpio can be quite reclusive and shy and would not take very well towards the forward-facing operations of a business.

Cancer doesn’t necessarily want to be in the limelight either, but they can and will partake in it if it means that the business can burgeon and blossom in the long run. Anything that creates added stability and progress in a Cancer’s life is ultimately a positive thing for them.

Much like Cancer, Scorpio is a highly intuitive and perceptive individual. The scorpion is meticulous, crafty, and exceedingly judgemental and will make for an incredible behind-the-scenes person that makes sure all accounts add up appropriately. Scorpio can fall short compared to the much more warm and friendly Cancer when it comes to interpersonal relationships with clients and customers, however, so that needs to be kept in mind.

Scorpio & Cancer Compatibility Summary

These signs pair up well together. They are both water dominant, which means they can emotionally get along together easily, even if Scorpio is a bit more hesitant. They make some of the best lovers out there. They are both internally passionate in different yet deliciously dark ways. Cancer’s lunar essence makes them a poet’s dream, while Scorpio’s brooding sensibilities can ignite a passion in the crab that they didn’t even know they were capable of.

Ultimately, Cancer and Scorpio can be friends, lovers, or even business partners with ease. These signs know how to shine with their ability to read one another like a book flawlessly. While it’s true that Scorpio needs to be more understanding of Cancer’s emotional surges at times, their strong communication skills will lead them both down peaceful and harmonious roads in the end.

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