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sweet-talk

Pronunciation: /ˈswiːttɔːk/

Translation of sweet-talk in Spanish:

transitive verb/verbo transitivo

  • [colloquial/familiar] engatusar [colloquial/familiar], camelar (Spain/España) [colloquial/familiar] to sweet-talk sb into -ing engatusar or (Spain/España) camelar a algn para que + subjunctive/subjuntivo [colloquial/familiar] he tried to sweet-talk me into signing the contract intentó engatusarme or (in Spain also/en España también) camelarme para que firmara el contrato [colloquial/familiar]

noun/nombre (sweet talk) ( also sweet talking)

uncountable/no numerable

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