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Word: coquette

Definition: flirt; flirtatious woman; woman who tries to attract the admiration of men without sincere feelings; V.


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::: thwart - block or hinder; baffle; frustrate
::: terse - concise; abrupt; pithy
::: neophyte - recent convert; new member of a religious group; beginner; CF. plant
::: susceptible - impressionable; easily influenced; sensitive; having little resistance as to a disease; likely to suffer; receptive to; capable of accepting; Ex. susceptible to persuasion/colds; Ex. The agreement is not susceptible of alteration; N. susceptibility
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::: swathe - swath; wrap around; bandage; Ex. one's head swathed in bandages
::: invidious - designed to create ill will or envy; tending to rouse ill will or envy; Ex. invidious comparison
::: haggle - argue about prices (in an attempt to bargain)