|part of speech:
||transitive verb & intransitive verb
||cajoled, cajoles, cajoling
||to coax or persuade insistently, as by flattery or false promises.
He tried to cajole the teacher into letting him retake the exam.
- similar words:
- charm, talk, wheedle
||coax, get, lure, persuade, prevail
||cajolingly (adv.), cajoler (n.)