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Coquette [koh-ket]

  • (noun) a flirtatious woman
  • a crested Central and South American hummingbird, typically with green plumage, a reddish crest, and elongated cheek feathers.

Coquette (कोकेट) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • अपने सौंदर्य से पुरुषों को मोहित करने वाली,नखरेबाज़

Coquette Origin

  • mid 17th century: French, feminine of coquet ‘wanton’, diminutive of coq ‘male bird, cock’.

Coquette in a sentence (usage in newspaper)

  • Priyanka plays the coquette to perfection, but her character is never more than a cardboard cutout.
  • NH10 is indeed a triumph for the lead actress: she runs through a gamut of emotions as she flits from being a capricious coquette in the initial minutes of the film to quickly assuming the persona of a hopelessly cornered woman left with no option but to fight back with all her might.
  • She is also the sexually deviant coquette who shares her brother-in-law’s bed and clings to him even when he orchestrates her son
  • The heroine was not a coquette.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of coquette

  • coquette = girl saying -> cock + eat

Coquette pronunciation

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