What does dalliance mean?

Definitions for dallianceˈdæl i əns, ˈdæl yəns

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

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.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of dalliance in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of dalliance in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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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
  • क्रीड़ाHindi
  • flirt, gelanterfanter, verspilling, tijdverliesDutch
  • кокетство, заигрывание, флирт, праздное времяпрепровождение, интрижкаRussian

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