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coax

verb [T]     /kəʊks/ US  /koʊks/
to persuade someone gently to do something or go somewhere, by being kind and patient, or by appearing to be 哄勸;哄騙;勸誘 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 Urging and persuadingCausing somebody to act
coaxing     /ˈkəʊk.sɪŋ/ US  /ˈkoʊk-/ noun [U]
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。 Urging and persuadingCausing somebody to act
coaxingly     /ˈkəʊk.sɪŋ.li/ US  /ˈkoʊk-/ adverb Urging and persuadingCausing somebody to act
(Definition of coax from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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