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flirt

verb [I]
 
 
/flɜːt/
to behave as if you are sexually attracted to someone, usually not in a very serious way: She was flirting with a guy at the bar.Sexual attractionAttractive
Translations of “flirt”
in Korean 추파를 던지다…
in Arabic يُغازِل…
in French flirter…
in Turkish fingirdeşmek, flört etmek, kur yapmak…
in Italian flirtare, amoreggiare…
in Chinese (Traditional) 調情,打情罵俏…
in Russian флиртовать, кокетничать…
in Polish flirtować…
in Spanish coquetear, flirtear…
in Portuguese paquerar…
in German flirten…
in Catalan flirtejar…
in Japanese (人が異性に)いちゃつく…
in Chinese (Simplified) 调情,打情骂俏…
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