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cajole

ca·jole

cajole

pronunciation:
k jol
part of speech: transitive verb & intransitive verb
inflections: cajoled, cajoles, cajoling
definition: 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
derivations: cajolingly (adv.), cajoler (n.)