What does coquetry mean?

Definitions for coquetryˈkoʊ kɪ tri, koʊˈkɛ tri

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word coquetry.

Princeton's WordNet

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

    playful behavior intended to arouse sexual interest


  1. coquetry(Noun)

    An affectation of amorous tenderness, especially of a woman directed towards a man.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Coquetry(noun)

    attempts to attract admiration, notice, or love, for the mere gratification of vanity; trifling in love

  2. Origin: [F. coquetterie.]

The Roycroft Dictionary

  1. coquetry

    1. An eye-shade worn by lubricity. 2. The colored glasses of The-Thing-Itself. 3. The death-tumbrel that Passion builds for its dreams.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of coquetry in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of coquetry in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Helen Rowland:

    A widow is a fascinating being with the flavor of maturity, the spice of experience, the piquancy of novelty, the tang of practiced coquetry, and the halo of one man's approval.

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