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(Definition of “cajole” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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cajoleverb [ T ]

us /kəˈdʒoʊl/

to try to persuade someone to do something by saying things that please the person or make the person feel important:

She is constantly cajoling her fellow citizens to adopt modern ideas and methods.

(Definition of “cajole” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)