Synonym Discussion of soft-soap
- cajoled him into cheating on the final exam
- coaxed the cat out of the tree
- politicians soft-soaping eligible voters
- legislators blandished with promises of support
- hucksters wheedling her life's savings out of her
Examples of soft soap in a Sentence
a salesman who knows the value of soft soap in making a sale
Recent Examples of soft soap from the Web
Potassium hydroxide, on the other hand, produces an easily soluble soft soap.
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soft soap Synonyms
SOFT-SOAP Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of soft-soap for English Language Learners
: to try to persuade (someone) to do something by using praise, kind words, etc.
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