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coquette

noun [C] uk   /kɒkˈet/  us   /koʊˈket/ literary
a woman who likes to attract attention by behaving as if she is sexually interested in people, in a pleasant but not serious way
coquetry
noun [U] uk   /ˈkɒk.ɪ.tri/  us   /ˈkoʊ.kə-/
coquettish
adjective uk   /kɒkˈet.ɪʃ/  us   /koʊˈket̬-/
She greeted him with a coquettish smile.
coquettishly
adverb uk   /kɒkˈet.ɪʃ.li/  us   /koʊˈket̬-/
Translations of “coquette”
in Chinese (Traditional) 賣弄風情的女子…
in Chinese (Simplified) 卖弄风情的女子…
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