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sweet–talk

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verb \ˈswēt-ˌtȯk\

Simple Definition of sweet–talk

  • : to say nice things to (someone) in order to persuade that person to do something

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of sweet–talk

  • transitive verb
    1. :  cajole, coax

    2. intransitive verb
    3. :  to use flattery

    1928

    First Known Use of sweet–talk

    1928


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