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blandishment

División en sílabas: bland·ish·ment
Pronunciación: /ˈblandiSHmənt
 
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Definición de blandishment en inglés:

sustantivo

(usually blandishments) A flattering or pleasing statement or action used to persuade someone gently to do something: the blandishments of the travel brochure
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Despite all his blandishments, threats and persuasion, he did not get his heart's desire.
  • It should not be enough that he was subjected to blandishments and payment in order to persuade him to give evidence.
  • For the moment he has been resisting the president's blandishments and coaxing on the war policy.
Sinónimos
flattery, cajolery, coaxing, wheedling, persuasion, palaver, honeyed words, smooth talk, blarney
informal sweet talk, soft soap, buttering up, smarm

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