Definitions for dallianceˈdæl i əns, ˈdæl yəns

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. dalliance, dawdling, trifling(noun)

    the deliberate act of delaying and playing instead of working

  2. flirt, flirting, flirtation, coquetry, dalliance, toying(noun)

    playful behavior intended to arouse sexual interest


  1. dalliance(Noun)

    Playful flirtation; amorous play.

  2. dalliance(Noun)

    A wasting of time in idleness or trifles.

  3. dalliance(Noun)

    A sexual relationship, not serious but often illicit.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Dalliance(noun)

    the act of dallying, trifling, or fondling; interchange of caresses; wanton play

  2. Dalliance(noun)

    delay or procrastination

  3. Dalliance(noun)

    entertaining discourse

  4. Origin: [From Dally.]

Translations for dalliance

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • مداعبةArabic
  • губене на време, флиртBulgarian
  • Trödelei, LiebesspielGerman
  • flirteo, coqueteo, galanteo, requiebroSpanish
  • teerenpeli, notkuminen, peli, hengailu, flirtti, lorvailu, flirttailu, ajan tappaminenFinnish
  • flirt, baguenaudage, conter fleurette, coquetage, glandouillage, perte de temps, badinageFrench
  • mànranScottish Gaelic
  • flirt, gelanterfanter, verspilling, tijdverliesDutch
  • кокетство, заигрывание, флирт, праздное времяпрепровождение, интрижкаRussian

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