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Synonyms for flirt

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Wiktionary4.0 / 1 vote

  1. flirtverb

    tease, coquet


  2. flirtverb

    A sudden jerk; a quick throw or cast; a darting motion; hence, a jeer.

    tease, coquet


  3. flirtverb

    One who flirts; especially a woman who acts with giddiness, or plays at courtship; a coquette; a pert girl.

    coquet, tease


  4. flirtverb

    To dart about; to move with quick, jerky motions.

    coquet, tease


  5. flirtverb

    To blurt out.

    tease, coquet


  6. flirtverb

    To play at courtship; to talk with teasing affection, to insinuate sexual attraction in a playful (especially conversational) way.

    tease, coquet


Princeton's WordNet5.0 / 1 vote

  1. coquette, flirt, vamp, vamper, minx, tease, prickteasernoun

    a seductive woman who uses her sex appeal to exploit men

    ribbing, vexer, prickteaser, tease, teasing, coquette, flirtation, annoyer, minx, coquetry, vamp, vamper, teaser, tantalization, flirting, toying, dalliance

  2. flirt, flirting, flirtation, coquetry, dalliance, toyingverb

    playful behavior intended to arouse sexual interest

    vamper, toying, minx, flirting, tease, vamp, dalliance, flirtation, coquetry, prickteaser, trifling, coquette, dawdling

  3. chat up, flirt, dally, butterfly, coquet, coquette, romance, philander, mashverb

    talk or behave amorously, without serious intentions

    "The guys always try to chat up the new secretaries"; "My husband never flirts with other women"

    crush, womanise, court, squelch, solicit, play, dally, coquette, coquet, butterfly, romance, comminute, dawdle, toy, woo, bray, womanize, grind, squeeze, philander, crunch, mash, chat up, squash, trifle

  4. dally, toy, play, flirtverb

    behave carelessly or indifferently

    "Play about with a young girl's affection"

    recreate, make for, bring, wager, play, dally, work, meet, take on, coquette, coquet, butterfly, romance, wreak, dawdle, toy, bet, roleplay, playact, run, fiddle, spiel, diddle, philander, act, represent, mash, chat up, encounter, trifle, act as

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. flirtverb

    throw (with a jerk), toss, fling, pitch, hurl, chuck, shy

  2. flirtverb

    coquet, philander, make love, make a show of love, affect to be in love, play at courtship

  3. flirtnoun

    coquette, jilt

  4. flirtnoun

    jerk, sudden fling

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words5.0 / 1 vote

  1. flirtnoun

    coquette, jilt, jill

  2. flirtverb

    coquet, philander

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  1. Rue McClanahan:

    Bea came from a New York stage point of view, she always had what we call ‘the fourth wall.’ And Betty came from a television point of view. She would flirt with the audience, and pull up her skirt and say, ‘Hi sailor.’ But Bea never acknowledged the audience.

  2. Victor Hugo:

    God created the flirt as soon as he made the fool.

  3. Mitch McConnell:

    The bare minimum number is ... closer to 10,000, that's what you really need, to continue to flirt with the idea that it's not going to continue only encourages the other side and emboldens the other side.

  4. Ryan Britt:

    I think a lot of heterosexual men learned how to flirt from Han Solo and Indiana Jones. But men like me grew up and realized you can't act like Han Solo. Han Solo is kind of a jerk.

  5. Xiao Yong:

    I think it's very magical, because the robot's facial expressions are very rich. When I greeted him, he responded. When I asked him to smile, he smiled. He can flirt and wink. It's magical. It's very well made.

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