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cajole
used in Catch-22

2 uses
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Definition
gently persuade
  • Few women anywhere could resist such wily cajolery, and prostitutes would spring to their feet eagerly and hurl themselves into whatever fantastic poses he requested for them.
    Chapter 6 — Hungry Joe (16% in)
  • 'Now, please let me explain something to you,' he cajoled in a mature, reasoning, earnest voice.
    Chapter 38 — Kid Sister (15% in)

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