un flirtatious

flirtatious

[flur-tey-shuhs]
adjective
1.
given or inclined to flirtation.
2.
pertaining to or suggesting flirtation.
Also, flirty.


Origin:
1825–35; flirtat(ion) + -ious

flirtatiously, adverb
flirtatiousness, noun
nonflirtatious, adjective
nonflirtatiously, adverb
nonflirtatiousness, noun
unflirtatious, adjective
unflirtatiously, adverb
unflirtatiousness, noun
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flirtatious (flɜːˈteɪʃəs)
 
adj
1.  given to flirtation
2.  expressive of playful sexual invitation: a flirtatious glance
 
flir'tatiously
 
adv
 
flir'tatiousness
 
n

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flirtatious
1834, from flirtation + -ous. Related: Flirtatiously; flirtatiousness.
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