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coquet


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Coquet  \Co*quet"\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Coquetted};  p.  pr  &  vb 
  n.  {Coquetting}.] 
  To  attempt  to  attract  the  notice,  admiration,  or  love  of  to 
  treat  with  a  show  of  tenderness  or  regard,  with  a  view  to 
  deceive  and  disappoint. 
 
  You  are  coquetting  a  maid  of  honor.  --Swift. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Coquet  \Co*quet"\,  v.  i. 
  To  trifle  in  love;  to  stimulate  affection  or  interest;  to 
  play  the  coquette;  to  deal  playfully  instead  of  seriously;  to 
  play  (with);  as  we  have  coquetted  with  political  crime. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  coquet 
  v  :  talk  amorously;  "The  guys  always  try  to  chat  up  the  new 
  secretaries";  "My  husband  never  flirts  with  other  women" 
  [syn:  {chat  up},  {flirt},  {dally},  {coquette},  {romance}, 
  {philander},  {mash}] 




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