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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.
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flirtatious

(flɜːˈteɪʃəs)
adj
1. given to flirtation
2. expressive of playful sexual invitation: a flirtatious glance.
flirˈtatiously adv
flirˈtatiousness n
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flir•ta•tious

(flɜrˈteɪ ʃəs)

adj.
1. inclined to flirtation.
2. of or suggesting flirtation.
[1825–35]
flir•ta′tious•ly, adv.
flir•ta′tious•ness, n.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.flirtatious - like a coquette
sexy - marked by or tending to arouse sexual desire or interest; "feeling sexy"; "sexy clothes"; "sexy poses"; "a sexy book"; "sexy jokes"
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flirtatious

adjective teasing, flirty, coquettish, amorous, come-on (informal), arch, enticing, provocative, coy, come-hither, sportive He was dashing and flirtatious.
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flirtatious

adjective
Given to flirting:
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Translations
مُغازِل
koketní
forførisksexet
daîurgjarn
koketný
cilveleşenflört eden

flirtatious

[flɜːˈteɪʃəs] ADJ [man] → mariposón; [woman] → coqueta; [glance etc] → coqueta
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

flirtatious

[flɜːrˈteɪʃəs] adjdragueur/euse
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

flirtatious

adj woman, behaviourkokett; she is very flirtatioussie flirtet gern
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flirtatious

[flɜːˈteɪʃəs] adjcivettuolo/a
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

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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References in classic literature ?
But I know I am no use anywhere except in the army; I am not a diplomat or a government clerk.- I don't know how to hide what I feel." As he spoke he kept glancing with the flirtatiousness of a handsome youth at Sonya and the young lady visitor.
"So, if I do, will you promise to say yes?" His tone has none of that earlier flirtatiousness that put me on edge.
How is Meesha Shafis alleged promiscuity evidence of her untrustworthiness in a case about sexual harassment while Ali Zafars renowned flirtatiousness and lust for Channo not an indication of his tendency to harass a woman?
Their delicately sculpted forms and poised material palette exude a certain femininity, almost a flirtatiousness."
Adult behaviors associated with this stage include flirtatiousness, expression of virility, interest in poetry, interest in action, striving for success and excessive modesty.
'Dati nung mag bf gf palang tayo, lagi kong sinasabi sayo noon na perfect ka na sana eh, alisin mo lang yung kalandian, haha (When we were still boyfriend-and-girlfriend, I always used to tell you that you were almost perfect, just take your flirtatiousness away)!' she joked.
(78) While the ladies laugh at Cecil's expectation and blush at Dudley's flirtatiousness, this scene underlines the fact that intimacy with Dudley leads the queen away from her bodily responsibilities to the state.
Recent work suggests that women experience a diverse array of physiological and behavioral changes throughout the menstrual cycle, such as changes in scent, clothing style, interpersonal warmth and social behavior (e.g., flirtatiousness) (Durante, Li, & Haselton, 2008; Markey & Markey, 2011).
As much as Emma struggled with her husband's flirtatiousness, she was also integral to his well-being, and they succeeded in building a long and solid marriage.
IN the light of Donald Trump's recent remarks relating to his ability to attract certain women have we forgotten the following; men are often attracted to women by their beauty, their figure, flirtatiousness, coyness and sometimes even secrecy and these attributes also attract women to men.
Meta-Analyses of Sex Differences in Perceptions of Flirtatiousness,