flirtation
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flirtation
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (coquetry)
a. el flirteo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
I ignored her flirtation because I'm married.Ignoré su flirteo porque estoy casado.
b. el coqueteo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
They're not dating, but there's a lot of flirtation between them.No están saliendo, pero hay mucho coqueteo entre los dos.
2. (experimentation)
a. el coqueteo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The singer had a brief flirtation with acting last year.El cantante tuvo un breve coqueteo con la interpretación el año pasado.
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flirtation [flɜːˈteɪʃən]
noun
flirteo (m); coqueteo (m)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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