flirtatious

adjective flir·ta·tious \ ˌflər-ˈtā-shəs \
Updated on: 4 May 2018

Definition of flirtatious

: inclined to flirt : coquettish

flirtatiously

adverb

flirtatiousness

noun

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First Known Use of flirtatious

1834

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FLIRTATIOUS Defined for English Language Learners

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Definition of flirtatious for English Language Learners

  • : feeling or showing a sexual attraction for someone that is usually not meant to be taken seriously



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