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flirt

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishflirtflirt1 /flɜːt $ flɜːrt/ verb [intransitive] πŸ”Š πŸ”Š SYTALK TO somebodyto behave towards someone in a way that shows that you are sexually attracted to them, although you do not really want a relationship with themflirt with πŸ”Š She accused him of flirting with other women. πŸ”Š She was flirting outrageously (=a lot) with some of the managers. β†’ flirt with somethingβ†’ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
flirtβ€’ We flirted a little but that was as far as it went.β€’ She was flirting and trying to get the waiter's attention.β€’ After all, she was all right to flirt with at parties and escort him occasionally.β€’ It feeds your ego to flirt with me, doesn't it?β€’ No one had flirted with me in years, and I didn't really know how to respond.β€’ She flirts with me too, effortlessly.β€’ This is usually the least effective way of flirting with me.β€’ She is flirting with my husband.β€’ It embarrasses me when you flirt with other women in front of me.β€’ He was awarded a law degree at the Sorbonne, where he flirted with the extreme right.β€’ There is also the consideration that she seems to be flirting with the possibility of committing herself to re-entering mainstream education locally.flirt withβ€’ The waitress was flirting with some of the customers at the bar.
flirtflirt2 noun [countable] πŸ”Š πŸ”Š SYTALK TO somebodysomeone who flirts with peoplea terrible/dreadful etc flirt (=someone who flirts a lot) πŸ”Š She’s an incorrigible flirt!
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flirtβ€’ The same year that he was dubbed biggest flirt, Debbie Kauffman was voted her year's best looking girl.β€’ There is no time to squander your charms on men who are professional flirts.β€’ They serve, in short, as narcotics, and the organization that indulges in them flirts with long-term addiction.β€’ For Farini was not only a good businessman, he was also an unregenerate flirt.
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Verb table
flirt
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyflirt
he, she, itflirts
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyflirted
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave flirted
he, she, ithas flirted
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad flirted
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill flirt
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have flirted
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam flirting
he, she, itis flirting
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you, we, theyare flirting
Past
I, he, she, itwas flirting
you, we, theywere flirting
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been flirting
he, she, ithas been flirting
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been flirting
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be flirting
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been flirting
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