Coquette



[koh-ket] /koʊˈkɛt/

noun
1.
a woman who flirts lightheartedly with men to win their admiration and affection; flirt.
verb (used without object)
2.
to .
/kəʊˈkɛt; kɒˈkɛt/
noun
1.
a woman who flirts
2.
any hummingbird of the genus Lophornis, esp the crested Brazilian species L. magnifica
n.

1660s, from French fem. of coquet (male) “flirt” (see coquet).

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