Translation of "coax" - English-Traditional 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. 也許你能花言巧語說服父親帶你去車站。
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,所以我要設法在喝酒時從他那裡把它套出來。
A mother was coaxing her reluctant child into the water. 一位母親正在哄勸不情願的孩子下水。
a coaxing voice 誘哄的口氣
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,只要一點點溫柔的哄騙他就會來的。
coaxingly adverb uk /ˈkəʊk.sɪŋ.li/ us /ˈkoʊk.sɪŋ.li/

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