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wheedle

Synonyms of wheedle in English:

verb

  • she had wheedled us into employing her brother
    coax, cajole, inveigle, lure, induce, blarney, entice, charm, tempt, beguile, flatter, persuade, influence, sway, win someone over, bring someone round, prod, talk, convince, make, get, press, prevail on, get round, argue, reason, urge, pressure, pressurize, bring pressure to bear on, coerce
    informal sweet-talk, soft-soap, twist someone's arm, smooth-talk, butter someone up
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