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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • transitive verb To flatter in order to gain something; cajole.

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  • noun Persuasion by means of flattery or pleasing words.
  • verb To attempt to persuade by flattery or pleasing words.

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