cajole definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To encourage with gentle and repeated appeals, teasing, or flattery; wheedle.
  • verb:
    • To persuade you to definitely take action that they tend to be unwilling doing, often by flattery; to coax.
    • influence or desire by gentle urging, caressing, or flattering
  • verb-intransitive:
    • To deceive with flattery or reasonable terms; to wheedle.
  • others:
    • To deceive or delude by flattery, specious claims, simulated compliance with another's desires, and so on; wheedle; coax.

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