Coquette - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |koʊˈket|  American pronunciation of the word coquette
Brit.  |kɒˈkɛt|  British pronunciation of the word coquette

noun

- a seductive woman who uses her sex appeal to exploit men (syn: flirt, minx, prickteaser, tease, vamp, vamper)

verb

- talk or behave amorously, without serious intentions (syn: butterfly, coquet, dally, flirt, mash, philander, romance)

Examples

She was a bit of a coquette.

Her daughter was a thorough coquette.

Word forms

noun
singular: coquette
plural: coquettes
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