What does flirtation mean?

Definitions for flirtation
flɜrˈteɪ ʃənflir·ta·tion

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. flirt, flirting, flirtation, coquetry, dalliance, toyingnoun

    playful behavior intended to arouse sexual interest

Wiktionary

  1. flirtationnoun

    Playing at courtship; coquetry.

  2. flirtationnoun

    An instance of flirting.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Flirtationnoun

    playing at courtship; coquetry

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  1. filtration, triflation

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of flirtation in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of flirtation in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of flirtation in a Sentence

  1. Frederick Buechner:

    In his holy flirtation with the world, God occasionally drops a handkerchief. These handkerchiefs are called saints.

  2. Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice:

    Excuse me, for I must speak plainly. If you, my dear father, will not take the trouble of checking her exuberant spirits, and of teaching her that her present pursuits are not to be the business of her life, she will soon be beyond the reach of amendment. Her character will be fixed, and she will, at sixteen, be the most determined flirt that ever made herself or her family ridiculous; a flirt, too, in the worst and meanest degree of flirtation; without any attraction beyond youth and a tolerable person; and, from the ignorance

  3. Wolf Blitzer:

    It will be the work of your generation to make sure that this degradation of democracy does not continue -- to see to it that our current flirtation with lawlessness and authoritarianism does not become a heritable trait to be passed down from this presidency.

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