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wheedle
British English: /ˈwiːd(ə)l/
American English: /ˈ(h)widl/

transitive verb

  • to wheedle something out of somebody
    soutirer quelque chose à quelqu'un par la cajolerie
    to wheedle somebody into doing something
    amener quelqu'un à faire quelque chose par la cajolerie

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