noun as in frivolity
Siyes desired a man who would overthrow the Directory and establish a dictatorship: Barras was coquetting with the Bourbons.
We expect to be caught with chaff, like fractious colts coquetting with the halter and secretly not unwilling to be caught.
Emmie sang two more songs, Julia laughing and coquetting with Ethan over prelude and interlude; and then Julia played a nocturne.
Then from the troco-ground I beheld that which looked promising, coquetting with Dickie's yearlings.
During the preliminary arrangements that led to Peel's defeat, there was much coquetting between the Whig and Irish leaders.
On this page you'll find 60 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to coquetting, such as: levity, flightiness, flippancy, flirting, flummery, and folly.
From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.