Synonyms of courting


1. courtship, wooing, courting, suit, entreaty, prayer, appeal

usage: a man's courting of a woman; seeking the affections of a woman (usually with the hope of marriage); "its was a brief and intense courtship"


1. woo, court, romance, solicit, act, move

usage: make amorous advances towards; "John is courting Mary"

2. woo, court

usage: seek someone's favor; "China is wooing Russia"

3. court, act, move

usage: engage in social activities leading to marriage; "We were courting for over ten years"

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