Even if she says "No, thank you," there is still opportunity for the man to flirt and show confidence - a simple smile and "Alright - let me know if you change your mind," gives her the opening to do just that.
The dances were held for the upper classes and nobility, but the special attraction of the mask was that people could flirt and dance with anyone, which would not have been allowed under any other circumstance.
I think it is so cute the way you two flirt with each other.
Cynthia was careful not to flirt with Cade again, putting on a professional front when he was around.
I'm a flirt, but it's all innocent.
"You flirt with him too," said the countess, laughing.
I know you flirt, and it's so cute.
Have you ever acted coquettish to flirt with someone?
The old prince knew that if he told his daughter she was making a mistake and that Anatole meant to flirt with Mademoiselle Bourienne, Princess Mary's self-esteem would be wounded and his point (not to be parted from her) would be gained, so pacifying himself with this thought, he called Tikhon and began to undress.
Go and flirt with Berg as much as you please, she finished quickly.