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1. wheedle

verb. influence or urge by gentle urging, caressing, or flattering.

Synonyms

  • palaver
  • persuade
  • swagger
  • inveigle
  • bully
  • soft-soap
  • sweet-talk
  • cajole
  • browbeat
  • coax

Antonyms

  • talk out of
  • ride
  • unfashionable
  • bad

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Example sentences of the word wheedle


1. Verb, base form
Others will try to wheedle a small payment as a gesture of your good faith, but remember, that starts the time over again.

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