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coax

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. He has some information I want, so I'm going to try to coax it out of him over a drink. A mother was coaxing her reluctant child into the water. a coaxing voice
coaxing
noun [U] uk   /ˈkəʊk.sɪŋ/  us   /ˈkoʊk-/
A bit of gentle coaxing is all that's required and he'll come, I'm sure.
coaxingly
adverb uk   /ˈkəʊk.sɪŋ.li/  us   /ˈkoʊk-/
Traducciones de “coax”
in Vietnamese tán tỉnh…
en español engatusar…
in Thai เกลี้ยกล่อม…
in Malaysian memujuk…
en francés cajoler…
en alemán beschwatzen…
en chino (tradicionál) 哄勸, 哄騙, 勸誘…
in Indonesian membujuk…
en ruso уговаривать, улещивать…
en turco güzellikle inandırmak, güzellikle ikna etmek, gönlünü yapmak…
en chino (simplificado) 哄劝, 哄骗, 劝诱…
en polaco namawiać…
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