Coaxing - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈkoʊksɪŋ|  American pronunciation of the word coaxing
Brit.  |ˈkəʊksɪŋ|  British pronunciation of the word coaxing
- this word is used as a present participle form of the verb 'to be'to coax

noun

- flattery designed to gain favor (syn: blarney)

adjective

- pleasingly persuasive or intended to persuade(syn: ingratiatory)

Examples

She needs a bit of gentle coaxing.

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