Translation of "cajole" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /kəˈdʒəʊl/ us /-ˈdʒoʊl/

to persuade someone to do something they might not want to do, by pleasant talk and (sometimes false) promises

engatusar, camelar
He really knows how to cajole people into doing what he wants.
I managed to cajole her out of leaving too early.
The most effective technique is to cajole rather than to threaten.

(Translation of “cajole” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


verb /kəˈdʒəul/

to coax (someone into doing something), often by flattery

Beth cajoled her father into buying her a new dress.

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