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  • 1 Courtship Dating — Single by Crystal Castles from the album Crystal Castles B sid …

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  • 2 Courtship in the Philippines — Traditional courtship in the Philippines is described as a far more subdued and indirect [1] approach compared to Western or Westernized cultures. It involves phases or stages inherent to Philippine society and culture.[1][2] Evident in courtship …

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  • 3 Courtship, marriage, and divorce in Cambodia — Bride and groom at a Cambodian wedding Contents 1 Early years 2 Courtship …

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  • 4 The Courtship of Miles Standish — A scene from The Courtship of Miles Standish, showing Standish looking upon Alden and Mullins during the bridal procession The Courtship of Miles Standish is an 1858 narrative poem by American poet Henry Wadsworth Longfellow about the early days… …

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  • 5 To play for love — Love Love (l[u^]v), n. [OE. love, luve, AS. lufe, lufu; akin to E. lief, believe, L. lubet, libet, it pleases, Skr. lubh to be lustful. See {Lief}.] 1. A feeling of strong attachment induced by that which delights or commands admiration; pre[… …

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  • 6 Proserpine (play) — Proserpine [ Proserpine may either be pronounced pro ser pine , rhyming with wine , or pro ser pin ee , rhyming with metonymy .] is a verse drama written for children by the Romantic writers Mary Shelley and Percy Bysshe Shelley. Mary wrote the… …

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  • 7 Pygmalion (play) — In the process, Higgins and Doolittle grow close, but she ultimately rejects his domineering ways and declares she will marry Freddy Eynsford Hill – a young, poor, gentleman. This play is based on Pygmalion, a sculptor from Greek Mythology who… …

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  • 8 dis|play´er — dis|play «dihs PLAY», verb, noun, adjective. –v.t. 1. to put on view; show: »The American flag is displayed on the 4th of July. 2. to show in a special way so as to attract attention: »The stores are displaying the new spring clothes in their… …

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  • 9 dis|play — «dihs PLAY», verb, noun, adjective. –v.t. 1. to put on view; show: »The American flag is displayed on the 4th of July. 2. to show in a special way so as to attract attention: »The stores are displaying the new spring clothes in their windows. 3.… …

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  • 10 Flirt — Flirt, v. i. 1. To run and dart about; to act with giddiness, or from a desire to attract notice; especially, to play the coquette; to play at courtship; to coquet; as, they flirt with the young men. [1913 Webster] 2. To utter contemptuous… …

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  • 11 philander — v 1. trifle, dally, toy, toy or trifle with [s.o. s] affections, play at courtship; flirt, coquet, Sl. hustle, Sl. put or slap the make on. 2. debauch, wanton, rake, cruise, gallivant, womanize, chase women, Inf. chase around, Sl. chase skirts;… …

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  • 12 dance, Western — Introduction       history of Western dance from ancient times to the present and including the development of ballet, the waltz, and various types of modern dance.       The peoples of the West of Europe and of the countries founded through… …

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  • 13 flirt — (v.) 1550s, originally to turn up one s nose, sneer at, then to rap or flick, as with the fingers (1560s). The noun is first attested 1540s, from the verb, with the meaning stroke of wit. It s possible that the original word was imitative, along… …

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  • 14 coquet — v. n. Flirt, philander, make love, make a show of love, affect to be in love, play at courtship …

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  • 15 philander — v. n. Coquet, flirt, make love, make a show of love, affect to be in love, play at courtship, pretend admiration, dally …

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  • 16 flirt — I. v. a. 1. Throw (with a jerk), toss, fling, pitch, hurl, chuck, shy. 2. Twirl, flutter, whirl, whisk. II. v. n. Coquet, philander, make love, make a show of love, affect to be in love, play at courtship. III. n. 1. Coquette, jilt. 2 …

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  • 17 animal behaviour — Introduction       any activity of an intact organism.       A living animal behaves constantly in order to survive, and all animals must solve the same basic problems. They must, for instance, periodically replace their energy source (consume… …

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  • 18 Dating — This article is about the form of courtship. For other uses, see Dating (disambiguation). Double Date redirects here. For the episode of How I Met Your Mother , see Double Date (How I Met Your Mother). For the episode of The Office , see Double… …

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  • 19 Shakespeare, William — (baptized April 26, 1564, Stratford upon Avon, Warwickshire, Eng. died April 23, 1616, Stratford upon Avon) British poet and playwright, often considered the greatest writer in world literature. He spent his early life in Stratford upon Avon,… …

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  • 20 dance — dancingly, adv. /dans, dahns/, v., danced, dancing, n. v.i. 1. to move one s feet or body, or both, rhythmically in a pattern of steps, esp. to the accompaniment of music. 2. to leap, skip, etc., as from excitement or emotion; move nimbly or… …

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