Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / coquettishness
FEEDBACK

coquettishness

See definition of coquettishness on Dictionary.com
  • as income-hither
  • as infriskiness

synonyms for coquettishness

  • allurement
  • beguilement
  • come-on
  • coquetry
  • enticement
  • flirtation
  • inducement
  • invitation
  • seduction
  • temptation
  • turnon
  • frolicsomeness
  • liveliness
  • peppiness
  • spiritedness
  • sportiveness
  • waggishness
  • coltishness
  • coyishness
  • kittenishness
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
QUIZ
Don't Feel Thwarted By This Quiz On "Benefit" Opposites
START THE QUIZ

How to use coquettishness in a sentence

They possess most of the male characteristics of manner, and but few of the wiles and little of the coquettishness of woman.
IN THE LAND OF MOSQUES & MINARETSFRANCIS MILTOUN
"You are very kind," Jerry said, looking at York with earnest eyes, void of all coquettishness.
THE RECLAIMERSMARGARET HILL MCCARTER
At the corner of one eye a beauty patch gave her glance a sinister coquettishness.
THE BLOOD RED DAWNCHARLES CALDWELL DOBIE
Mrs. Rylands knew this herself, but without vanity or coquettishness.
MR. JACK HAMLIN'S MEDIATION AND OTHER STORIESBRET HARTE
If you have, I am sure that it will add to your coquettishness.
LETTERS TO AN UNKNOWNPROSPER MRIME
As she talked, she looked at him precisely as one man looks at another, without the slightest false modesty or coquettishness.
A SPOIL OF OFFICEHAMLIN GARLAND
He saw oldish men looking horribly young in their animal excitement, and oldish women looking horrible in their coquettishness.
THE HOUSE BY THE RIVERA. P. HERBERT
“And I will give you some more gingerbread if you will take it,” said she, with a sweet coquettishness.
JEROME, A POOR MANMARY E. WILKINS FREEMAN
The peasant mothers of large families have that charming coquettishness which is the hall-mark of every female he painted.
GREUZEALYS EYRE MACKLIN
Faith's eyes were like Faith herself; there was no fear or uncertainty in them; and there was no coquettishness, no seduction.
THE SEA BRIDEBEN AMES WILLIAMS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
Choose the synonym for future
capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO COQUETTISHNESS

  • allurement
  • beguilement
  • come-on
  • coquetry
  • coquettishness
  • enticement
  • flirtation
  • inducement
  • invitation
  • seduction
  • temptation
  • turnon
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.