put the moves on

idiom

Definition of put the moves on

US, informal
: to do or say things in an effort to start a sexual relationship with someone He accused me of trying to put the moves on his girlfriend.

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“Put the moves on.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/put%20the%20moves%20on. Accessed 17 Sep. 2021.

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