Translation of "coax" - English-French dictionary

coax

verb transitivecoax /koʊks/
to gently persuade
amadouer

Police coaxed her into coming down from the roof.
Les policiers l'ont amadouée pour la faire descendre du toit.

(Translation of “coax” from the GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)

coax

verb /kəuks/

to persuade by flattery, by patient and gentle treatment etc

cajoler
He coaxed her into going to the dance by saying she was the best dancer he knew
He coaxed some money out of his mother.

(Translation of “coax” from the PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)