dalliance definition

  • noun:
    • Frivolous spending of time; dawdling.
    • Playful flirtation.
    • A sexual commitment, not serious but frequently illicit.
    • The work of dallying, trifling, or fondling; interchange of caresses; wanton play.
    • wait or procrastination.
    • enjoyable discourse.
    • Familiar and simple discussion; idle talk; chat; gossip.
    • A trifling away of time; wait; idle loitering.
    • Enjoy; sport; frolic; toying, as with the change of caresses; wantonness.
    • The act of trifling, just like one thing attractive.
    • playful behavior designed to arouse intimate interest
    • the deliberate act of delaying and playing instead of working

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