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dalliance

noun [C or U] uk   us   /ˈdæl.i.əns/
mainly humorous (involvement in) a sexual relationship that is not lasting or serious an interest or involvement in an activity or belief that only lasts for a very short period: The 1970s witnessed the first of the pop star's dalliances with communism.
Translations of “dalliance”
in Chinese (Traditional) 逢場作興, 調戲, (短時間的)親近,信奉…
in Chinese (Simplified) 逢场作戏, 调情, (短时间的)亲近,信奉…
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