am·​ou·​rette | \¦amə¦ret\
plural -s

Definition of amourette 

1 : a trifling or ephemeral love affair

2 : a woman involved in a trifling love affair

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First Known Use of amourette

15th century, in the meaning defined at sense 2

History and Etymology for amourette

French, from Old French, from amour + -ette

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