HyperDic: cajole

English > 1 sense of the word cajole:
VERBcommunicationcajole, wheedle, palaver, blarney, coax, sweet-talk, inveigleinfluence or urge by gentle urging, caressing, or flattering
cajole > pronunciation
Soundskahjhow'l
Rhymesamphibole ... whole: 76 rhymes with owl...
English > cajole: 1 sense > verb 1, communication
MeaningInfluence or urge by gentle urging, caressing, or flattering.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody into V-ing something
ModelThey cajole him into writing the letter
Synonymswheedle, palaver, blarney, coax, sweet-talk, inveigle
Narrowerbrowbeat, bully, swaggerdiscourage or frighten with threats / threats or a domineering manner
soft-soappersuade someone through flattery
BroaderpersuadeCause somebody to adopt a certain position, belief, or course of action
Spanishcamelar, convencer, engatusar
Nounscajoleryflattery intended to persuade

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