Flirting is the act of being a flirt. Webster defines flirt as a verb, to play at courtship by trying to capture the attention and/or admiration of someone else. Flirting is not actually courtship, as courtship has an actual intention of wanting to commit or belong in a relationship. On the other hand, flirting does not necessarily require that both or either party has acknowledged their interest in each other. It is so informal that it can occur between two strangers at any given time, in any given place.

Flirting is not even bounded by sexuality. Two people of the same sex can engage in ...