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"flirtatious" in British English

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flirtatiousadjective

uk   /flɜːˈteɪ.ʃəs/  us   /flɝː-/
behaving as if you are ​sexuallyattracted to someone, ​especially not in a ​serious way: She's very flirtatious. a flirtatious ​relationship
flirtatiously
adverb uk   us   /-li/
flirtatiousness
noun [U] uk   us   /-nəs/
(Definition of flirtatious from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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flirtatiousadjective

 us   /flərˈteɪ·ʃəs/
behaving as if you are ​interested in someone, in a not ​serious way: She had a ​lively, ​outgoingmanner and was a ​bit flirtatious at ​times.
(Definition of flirtatious from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “flirtatious”
in Chinese (Simplified) 打情骂俏的,轻佻的…
in Turkish cilveli, fıkırdak, tahrik edici…
in Russian кокетливый…
in Chinese (Traditional) 打情罵俏的,輕佻的…
in Polish zalotny…
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