Definitions for flirt
This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word flirt.
coquette, flirt, vamp, vamper, minx, tease, prickteasernoun
a seductive woman who uses her sex appeal to exploit men
flirt, flirting, flirtation, coquetry, dalliance, toyingverb
playful behavior intended to arouse sexual interest
chat up, flirt, dally, butterfly, coquet, coquette, romance, philander, mashverb
talk or behave amorously, without serious intentions
"The guys always try to chat up the new secretaries"; "My husband never flirts with other women"
dally, toy, play, flirtverb
behave carelessly or indifferently
"Play about with a young girl's affection"
A sudden jerk; a quick throw or cast; a darting motion; hence, a jeer.
One who flirts; especially a woman who acts with giddiness, or plays at courtship; a coquette; a pert girl.
To throw (something) with a jerk or sudden movement; to fling.
To jeer at; to mock.
To dart about; to move with quick, jerky motions.
To blurt out.
To play at courtship; to talk with teasing affection, to insinuate sexual attraction in a playful (especially conversational) way.
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
Etymology: from the verb.
In unfurling the fan are several little flirts and vibrations, as also gradual and deliberate openings. Joseph Addison, Spectator.
Before you pass th’ imaginary sights
While the spread fan o’ershades your closing eyes,
Then give one flirt, and all the vision flies. Alexander Pope.
Have licence to play,
At the hedge a flirt,
For a sheet or a shirt. Ben Jonson, Gypsies.
Scurvy knave, I am none of his flirt gills; I am none of his skains mates. William Shakespeare, Romeo and Juliet.
Several young flirts about town had a design to cast us out of the fashionable world. Joseph Addison, Guardian, №. 109.
Etymology: Stephen Skinner thinks it formed from the sound.
Dick the scavenger
Flirts from his cart the mud in Walpole’s face. Jonathan Swift.
Permit some happier man
To kiss your hand, or flirt your fan. Dorset.
Stadler FLIRT (Fast Light Intercity and Regional Train; German: Flinker Leichter Intercity- und Regional-Triebzug) is a passenger multiple unit trainset made by Stadler Rail of Switzerland. The baseline design of FLIRT is an electric multiple unit articulated trainset that can come in units of two to twelve cars with two to six motorized axles. The maximum speed is 200 km/h (124 mph). Standard floor height is 57 cm (22+7⁄16 in), but 78 cm (30+11⁄16 in) high floors are also available for platform heights of 76 cm (29+15⁄16 in). The FLIRT train was originally developed for the Swiss Federal Railways and was first delivered in 2004. The trains quickly became a success and were ordered by operators in Algeria, Azerbaijan, Belarus, the Czech Republic, Estonia, Finland, Germany, Hungary, Italy, the Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Serbia, Slovenia, Sweden, Switzerland, the United Kingdom, the United States, and, most recently (2018), Canada. As of October 2021, more than 2500 units have been sold.Other than electric (EMU), the FLIRT is produced in diesel-electric version (DEMU), and recently also as electro-diesel (bi-mode/BMU), first ordered by the Aosta Valley region in Italy (BTR.813), and then by Greater Anglia (British Rail Class 755), Norske Tog, and Wales & Borders ("tri-mode" version: diesel/overhead electric/battery).
Flirt refers to a person who behaves playfully or acts in a way to attract someone, often to show romantic or sexual interest without serious intentions. It can also refer to the act itself of behaving in such a way, involving playful teasing, suggestiveness or non-serious expressions of attraction.
to throw with a jerk or quick effort; to fling suddenly; as, they flirt water in each other's faces; he flirted a glove, or a handkerchief
to toss or throw about; to move playfully to and fro; as, to flirt a fan
to jeer at; to treat with contempt; to mock
to run and dart about; to act with giddiness, or from a desire to attract notice; especially, to play the coquette; to play at courtship; to coquet; as, they flirt with the young men
to utter contemptuous language, with an air of disdain; to jeer or gibe
a sudden jerk; a quick throw or cast; a darting motion; hence, a jeer
one who flirts; esp., a woman who acts with giddiness, or plays at courtship; a coquette; a pert girl
Etymology: [Cf. LG. flirtje, G. flirtchen. See Flirt, v. t.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
flėrt, v.t. to move about quickly like a fan, to flick, rap.—v.i. to trifle with love: to play at courtship: to move briskly about.—n. a pert, giddy girl: one who coquets for amusement, usually of a woman.—n. Flirtā′tion the act of flirting.—adj. Flirtā′tious (coll.), giving to flirting.—ns. Flirt′-gill (Shak.), a pert or wanton woman; Flirt′ing.—adv. Flirt′ingly, in a flirting manner.—adj. Flirt′ish, betokening a flirt. [Onomatopœic, like flick, flip, flirk (a jerk), spurt, squirt.]
The numerical value of flirt in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of flirt in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
The bare minimum number is ... closer to 10,000, that's what you really need, to continue to flirt with the idea that it's not going to continue only encourages the other side and emboldens the other side.
As desires dance with dreams, as intentions dance with glances, as shivers dance with breaths, so does every pulse dance when movements flirt with feet
I think a lot of heterosexual men learned how to flirt from Han Solo and Indiana Jones. But men like me grew up and realized you can't act like Han Solo. Han Solo is kind of a jerk.
Bea came from a New York stage point of view, she always had what we call ‘the fourth wall.’ And Betty came from a television point of view. She would flirt with the audience, and pull up her skirt and say, ‘Hi sailor.’ But Bea never acknowledged the audience.
After love is lost only thing left to flirt with are the facts.
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- тръскане, кокетка, флирт, тръскам, флиртувам, размахвамBulgarian
- flirten, FlirtGerman
- flirti, flirtado, flirtantoEsperanto
- flirtear, flirt, pinchar, coquetoSpanish
- flirttailla, flirttailija, viskaus, heitellä, heilutella, säntäillä, flirtata, kiusoitella, sätky, viskata, viskaistaFinnish
- flirt, draguer, flirterFrench
- ag, súgradh, bíIrish
- sùgairScottish Gaelic
- սիրախաղ անելArmenian
- main mataIndonesian
- 戯れる, いちゃつくJapanese
- dar em cimaPortuguese
- заигрывать, кокетничать, флиртоватьRussian
- flertovati, флертоватиSerbo-Croatian
- spogledovati se, ljubimkovatiSlovene
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