1. [ verb ] talk or behave amorously, without serious intentions
Synonyms: flirt coquette butterfly romance philander mash coquet chat_up

"The guys always try to chat up the new secretaries" "My husband never flirts with other women"

Related terms: talk wanton vamp coquette wolf flirt
2. [ verb ] leave slowly and hesitantly
Synonyms: linger tarry
Related terms: leave tarrying
3. [ verb ] behave carelessly or indifferently
Synonyms: play flirt toy

"Play about with a young girl's affection"

Related terms: act flirt
4. [ verb ] waste time
Synonyms: dawdle

"Get busy--don't dally!"

Related terms: act dawdler dalliance
5. [ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 22353
6. [ verb ] consider not very seriously
Synonyms: play trifle

"He is trifling with her" "She plays with the thought of moving to Tasmania"

Related terms: consider
Similar spelling:   Daly