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

Translation of wheedle in German:

transitive verb

  • 1 (coax)wheedle somebody
    jemandem gut zureden
    wheedle somebody into doing something
    jemandem so lange gut zureden, bis er etwas tut
  • 2 (get by cajoling)
    sich Dat. verschaffen
    wheedle something out of somebody
    jemandem etwas abschwatzen [informal]

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