Definition of “soft-soap” - English Dictionary

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“soft-soap” in British English

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soft-soapverb [ T ]

uk /ˌsɒftˈsəʊp/ us /ˌsɑːftˈsoʊp/ informal

to try to persuade someone to do what you want by saying pleasant things to them

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

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