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coaxed

verb
past tense of coax

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to get (someone) to do something by gentle urging, special attention, or flattery
  • trying to coax their father into taking them on a ski trip, the teens mentioned what a great skier he is

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

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