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cajole
used in The War of the Worlds

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Definition
gently persuade
  • There were times when I beat and kicked him madly, times when I cajoled and persuaded him, and once I tried to bribe him with the last bottle of burgundy, for there was a rain-water pump from which I could get water.
    2.4 — Book 2 Chapter 4 — The Death of the Curate (16% in)

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