Definition of Coquetting

1. Verb. (present participle of coquet#English coquet) ¹



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Definition of Coquetting

1. coquet [v] - See also: coquet

Lexicographical Neighbors of Coquetting

coq
coq au vin
coquandite
coquaternion
coquaternionic
coquaternions
coqueluche
coqueluches
coquet
coquetries
coquetry
coquets
coquette
coquetted
coquettes
coquetting (current term)
coquettish
coquettishly
coquettishness
coqui
coqui frog
coquilla
coquilla nut
coquillas
coquille
coquilles
coquilles Saint-Jacques
coquimbite
coquina
coquinas

Literary usage of Coquetting

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. History of the American Theatre by George Overcash Seilhamer (1889)
"... coquetting FANEUIL HALL, THE FIRST BOSTON THEATRE—PERFORMANCES BY THE MILITARY—BURGOYNE'S PROLOGUE TO "ZARA"—THE "BLOCKADE OF BOSTON"—A MEAGRE ACCOUNT ..."

2. The Comic History of the United States: From a Period Prior to the Discovery by John D. Sherwood (1870)
"coquetting, but no Engagement, near Newport. — Buzzard's Bay and its Roosts. — Little Egg Harbor and its Nests, — what was laid there. ..."

3. The Court of the Tuileries from the Restoration to the Flight of Louis Philippe by Catherine Charlotte Jackson (1897)
"coquetting with All Parties. — " De Bonaparte ft des Bourbons." — M. de Chateaubriand. — Resignation to Fate's Decree. — A Sad Falling Away. ..."

4. The Two Chiefs of Dunboy: Or an Irish Romance of the Last Century by James Anthony Froude (1889)
"The pension scandal?, the destruction of their trade and the recent coquetting of the English Government with the Catholics, had kindled a feeling of ..."

5. Conversations with Distinguished Persons During the Second Empire, from 1860 by Nassau William Senior (1880)
"I am told that he has been coquetting with Spain for the Ebro ? ABC—I know that he has. But a man must be as bad a politician as he is, to think of trying ..."

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