- v. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of inveigle.
“Her interaction with Wiggins, her boss, is truly genius as she inveigles to remain on earth, even though violating rule after rule, all in a good cause, of course!”
“He orders her about, tells bad jokes, eats her paperback novels, and slowly but inexorably inveigles his way into her lonely life.”
“While a director tries to get his doomed production of Twelfth Night in shape, a former patron of the failing theater inveigles his dead wife into the lead role.”
“Naturally you ask him no difficult questions, you simply treat him—his very tininess inveigles you into doing so—like a child.”
“With the help of exec producer Judd Apatow, Ramis made a semi-gross out comedy that inveigles to explore a few serious ideas as well.”
“And I think the term also holds the same kind of implied threat as those "Mommy loves you best books," that the book or character is somehow acting in a way that inveigles approval -- rather than alliance -- from the reader.”
“Here, Gilmour coaches, inveigles and scolds Jesse into finish some homework.”
“I refer to the one who inveigles against vice when not at the betting tables.”
“THE BANK JOB stars Jason Statham (WAR, CRANK, THE ITALIAN JOB) as Terry, the car dealer with a dodgy past and Saffron Burrows (KLIMT, ENIGMA) as Martine, the successful model from his old neighborhood who inveigles her old flame and his friends into undertaking the bank robbery.”
“It may be that "false gods" are thought to be lumps of stone* or meaningless ideas, and the Devil only inveigles us into worshipping them, like chasing bubbles.”
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