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synonyms for coquetry

  • dalliance
  • flirting
  • dallying
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How to use coquetry in a sentence

They gave a sort of daring unconscious eighteenth-century coquetry to what was otherwise a somewhat severe style of beauty.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
The tone constituted a rebuff, and Rita's coquetry deserted her, leaving her mortified and piqued.
DOPESAX ROHMER
Her hauteur and coquetry subdued most of her maternal sentiments.
REPERTORY OF THE COMEDIE HUMAINE, COMPLETE, A -- ZANATOLE CERFBERR AND JULES FRANOIS CHRISTOPHE
Gallantry is a weakness of the heart, or perhaps a constitutional defect; coquetry is an irregularity of the mind.
THE 'CHARACTERS' OF JEAN DE LA BRUYREJEAN DE LA BRUYRE
She was born in Musilius, and told me, with true French coquetry, that her sisters were as handsome as herself.
TRAVELS THROUGH THE SOUTH OF FRANCE AND THE INTERIOR OF PROVINCES OF PROVENCE AND LANGUEDOC IN THE YEARS 1807 AND 1808LT-COL. PINKNEY
She had a certain coquetry of her own, using the usual methods with an individuality that was certainly fetching.
IN SEARCH OF THE UNKNOWNROBERT W. CHAMBERS
She knew that Jessie did not love him—would not marry him—whatever coquetry she might have shown.
DEVIL'S FORDBRET HARTE
Without a trifle of coquetry there is no dancing even in Circassia.
LIFE OF SCHAMYLJOHN MILTON MACKIE
For the first time in her life passion had drowned coquetry.
THE HIGHGRADERWILLIAM MACLEOD RAINE
I believe there is a dash of coquetry in every woman's nature.
ERNEST LINWOODCAROLINE LEE HENTZ
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WORDS RELATED TO COQUETRY

  • amour
  • coquetry
  • courting
  • cruising
  • dalliance
  • flirting
  • intrigue
  • pickup
  • romance
  • romancing
  • tease
  • teasing
  • toying
  • trifling
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Fletcherizeverb (used with or without object) | [flech-uh-rahyz ]SEE DEFINITION