verb (used without object)
to use cajoling words.
verb (used with object)
to use cajoling words on in order to persuade; soft-soap:
They tried to sweet-talk the boss into giving them raises.
cajolery; soft soap.
to coax, flatter, or cajole (someone)
Flattery, cajolery, as in She uses sweet talk to get her way. [ First half of 1900s ]
noun 1. a liking or craving for candy and other sweets. noun 1. a strong liking for sweet foods sweet spot A love for sugary foods, as in You can always please Nell with cake or ice cream; she has a big sweet tooth. This expression dates from the late 1300s, although it then referred […]
noun 1. (in South Africa) a type of grazing characterized by high-quality grass
noun 1. a Eurasian meadow grass, Anthoxanthum odoratum, found throughout North America, having clusters of brownish-green flowers.
noun 1. the sheepberry, Viburnum lentago.