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Noun: flirting  flur-ting
  1. Playful behaviour intended to arouse sexual interest
    - flirtation, coquetry, dalliance, toying
Verb: flirt  flurt
  1. Talk or behave amorously, without serious intentions
    "My husband never flirts with other women";
    - chat up [Brit, informal], dally, coquet [rare], romance, philander, mash [archaic]
  2. Behave carelessly or indifferently
    "flirt about with a young girl's affection";
    - dally, toy, play

Derived forms: flirtings

Type of: act, caper [informal], frolic, gambol, move, play, romp, speak, talk

Encyclopedia: Flirting