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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 flirt /ˈflɝt/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Flirt, n.
 1. A sudden jerk; a quick throw or cast; a darting motion; hence, a jeer.
    Several little flirts and vibrations.   --Addison.
    With many a flirt and flutter.   --E. A. Poe.
 2.  One who flirts; esp., a woman who acts with giddiness, or plays at courtship; a coquette; a pert girl.
    Several young flirts about town had a design to cast us out of the fashionable world.   --Addison.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Flirt, a. Pert; wanton. [Obs.]

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Flirt v. t. [imp. & p. p. Flirted; p. pr. & vb. n. Flirting.]
 1. To throw with a jerk or quick effort; to fling suddenly; as, they flirt water in each other's faces; he flirted a glove, or a handkerchief.
 2. To toss or throw about; to move playfully to and fro; as, to flirt a fan.
 3. To jeer at; to treat with contempt; to mock. [Obs.]
    I am ashamed; I am scorned; I am flirted.   --Beau. & Fl.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Flirt, v. i.
 1. To run and dart about; to act with giddiness, or from a desire to attract notice; especially, to play the coquette; to play at courtship; to coquet; as, they flirt with the young men.
 2. To utter contemptuous language, with an air of disdain; to jeer or gibe. [Obs.]

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: a seductive woman who uses her sex appeal to exploit men
           [syn: coquette, vamp, vamper, minx, tease, prickteaser]
      2: playful behavior intended to arouse sexual interest [syn: flirting,
          flirtation, coquetry, dalliance, toying]
      v 1: talk or behave amorously, without serious intentions; "The
           guys always try to chat up the new secretaries"; "My
           husband never flirts with other women" [syn: chat up,
           dally, butterfly, coquet, coquette, romance, philander,
      2: behave carelessly or indifferently; "Play about with a young
         girl's affection" [syn: dally, toy, play]