sweet talk Definition in the Cambridge English Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo

Definition of “sweet talk” - English Dictionary

"sweet talk" in American English

See all translations

sweet talkverb [T]

 us   /ˈswit ˌtɔk/ infml
to talk to someone in a very ​kind or ​pleasant way because you ​want to ​persuade that ​person to do, ​allow, or ​believe something: I ​tried to sweet talk my way out of going.
(Definition of sweet talk from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)







"sweet talk" in British English

See all translations

sweet talknoun [U]

uk   us   informal
a way of ​talking to someone in a ​pleasing or ​funny way in ​order to ​persuade them to do or ​believe something
sweet-talk
verb [T] uk   us  
The ​salesmantried to sweet-talk me intobuying a ​biggercar.
(Definition of sweet talk from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of sweet talk?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

“sweet talk” in English

Word of the Day

hipster

someone who is very influenced by the most recent ideas and fashions

Word of the Day

Chest pains and palpitations: talking about illness (2)
Chest pains and palpitations: talking about illness (2)
by Liz Walter,
February 03, 2016
My previous post (My leg hurts: Talking about illness (1)) presented some general vocabulary to use at the doctor’s. This one looks at some more specific areas of illness and explains some useful words and phrases that you may need to use or understand on a visit to the doctor’s. There are several

Read More 

awesomesauce noun
awesomesauce noun
February 01, 2016
slang the state of being extremely good or enjoyable or something or someone that is extremely good or enjoyable Recovering from the awesomesauce of another fab #Vidcon!!

Read More