Definitions for dallianceˈdæl i əns, ˈdæl yəns

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  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

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  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 DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  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

  • 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 tempsFrench
  • mànranScottish Gaelic
  • flirt, gelanterfanter, verspilling, tijdverliesDutch
  • кокетство, заигрывание, флирт, праздное времяпрепровождение, интрижкаRussian

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