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soft-soaps

verb
present tense third-person singular of soft-soap

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1 to get (someone) to do something by gentle urging, special attention, or flattery
  • she cunningly soft-soaped her parents into letting her go on the trip

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2 to praise too much
  • shrewd voters who know when a politician is trying to soft-soap them

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“Soft-soaps.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/soft-soaps. Accessed 23 Jan. 2022.

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