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blarneying

verb
present participle of blarney

Synonyms & Antonyms of blarneying

1 to get (someone) to do something by gentle urging, special attention, or flattery
  • attendants at the nursing home sometimes have to blarney the patients to take their medicine

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“Blarneying.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/blarneying. Accessed 28 Nov. 2021.

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