Translation of "coax" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


verb [ T ] uk /kəʊks/ us /koʊks/

to persuade someone gently to do something or go somewhere, by being kind and patient, or by appearing to be

Perhaps you could coax your father into taking you to the station. 也许你能花言巧语说服父亲带你去车站。
He has some information I want, so I'm going to try to coax it out of him over a drink. 他知道一些我想要的消息,所以我要设法在喝酒时从他那里把它套出来。
A mother was coaxing her reluctant child into the water. 一位母亲正在哄劝不情愿的孩子下水。
a coaxing voice 诱哄的口气
coaxing noun [ U ] uk /ˈkəʊk.sɪŋ/ us /ˈkoʊk.sɪŋ/

A bit of gentle coaxing is all that's required and he'll come, I'm sure. 我肯定,只要一点点温柔的哄骗他就会来的。
coaxingly adverb uk /ˈkəʊk.sɪŋ.li/ us /ˈkoʊk.sɪŋ.li/

(Translation of “coax” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)