flirtatiously


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flir·ta·tious

 (flûr-tā′shəs)
adj.
1. Given to flirting.
2. Full of playful allure: a flirtatious glance.

flir·ta′tious·ly adv.
flir·ta′tious·ness n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.flirtatiously - in a flirtatious manner; "she smiled coquettishly"
Translations
بِمُغازَلَه
koketně
forførisktsexet
daîurslega
koketne
cilve yaparak

flirt

(fləːt) verb
(often with with) to behave (towards someone) as though one were in love but without serious intentions. She flirts with every man she meets.
noun
a person, especially a woman, who behaves in this way.
flirˈtation noun
act of flirting.
flirˈtatious (-ʃəs) adjective
flirˈtatiously adverb
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