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flirts

noun
plural of flirt

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(Entry 1 of 2)

a person who playfully shows another amorous attention
  • he's just a harmless flirt, so don't take him seriously

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flirts

verb
present tense third-person singular of flirt

Synonyms & Antonyms of flirts (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to show a sexual attraction for someone just for fun
  • the servers at that restaurant flirt with all the customers

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2 to make an irregular series of quick, sudden movements
  • lazily watched the butterflies flirting among the wildflowers

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“Flirts.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/flirts. Accessed 9 Aug. 2022.

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