put the moves on someone:Or: put a moves on / put the make on / make-a-move-on , to flirt ; to make a sexual advance; to proposition ; to make-a-pass-at someone.
QUOTE: Ronald (Groucho Marx) and Beatrice (Lisette Verea) in A Night in Casablanca (1946):
-- Ronald Kornblow: ' You're the most beautiful girl I've ever seen .'
-- Beatrice Reiner: ' Am I really? '
-- Ronald Kornblow: ' No, but I don't mind lying if it's going to get me somewhere .'
See Also: fuck someone over, fuck someone up, make a move on, make a pass at, proposition, put a move on someone, put the make on someone, put the moves on someone
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- put lipstick on the dipstick
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