a girl or woman who merely out of vanity tries to get men's attention and admiration; flirt
Origin of coquetteFrench coquette, feminine : see coquet
intransitive verb-·quet′ted, -·quet′ting
to behave as a coquette; flirt
A woman who regularly makes romantic or sexual overtures; a flirt.
Origin of coquetteFrench feminine of coquet flirtatious man ; see coquet .