Definition of coquette
- … a narcissistic coquette addicted to … dietary fads to maintain her figure …
- —Francine du Plessix Gray
She was a bit of a coquette.
These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'coquette.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.
What made you want to look up coquette? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).
the quality or fact of being simultaneous
Get Word of the Day daily email!