to persuade by flattery or promises; wheedle; coax.
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to persuade (someone) by flattery or pleasing talk to do what one wants; wheedle; coax
(Chris And John’s Own LanguagE) A dataflow language developed by Chris Hankin and John Sharp at Westfield College.
[“The Data Flow Programming Language CAJOLE: An Informal Introduction”, C.L. Hankin et al, SIGPLAN Notices 16(7):35-44 (Jul 1981)].
to persuade by flattery or promises; wheedle; coax. Historical Examples The International Monthly, Volume 2, No. 4, March, 1851 Various verb to persuade (someone) by flattery or pleasing talk to do what one wants; wheedle; coax v.
persuasion by flattery or promises; wheedling; coaxing. Historical Examples Mrs. Craddock W. Somerset Maugham Folkways William Graham Sumner The Candidate Joseph Alexander Altsheler The Wind Before the Dawn Dell H. Munger The Camerons of Highboro Beth B. Gilchrist In the King’s Name George Manville Fenn The Little Minister J. M. Barrie Somehow Good William de […]
to persuade by flattery or promises; wheedle; coax. Contemporary Examples Jerry Brown’s Budget Disaster Joe Mathews June 18, 2011 American Psychos Jessi Klein February 5, 2009 Back Home, Service Dogs Sleep in Beds—and Sniff the Sofa for Mines Sandra McElwaine September 22, 2012 The Naked and Famous, New Zealand’s Synthpop Quintet, Is Here to Make […]
a city in SW California. Historical Examples Across America James F. Rusling Linda Lee, Incorporated Louis Joseph Vance Mammals of the San Gabriel Mountains of California Terry A. Vaughan The Mystic Mid-Region Arthur J. Burdick Across America by Motor-cycle C. K. Shepherd Slim Evans and his Horse Lightning Graham M. Dean Slim Evans and his […]