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used in Black: The Birth of Evil

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try to obtain a result through gentle and careful effort — often gentle persuasion
  • All from governments that had been coaxed for three years with promises of power.
    Chapter 37 (1% in)
  • The wood was actually moving under the woodworker's bare hands, as if he were successfully coaxing it to reshape itself.
    Chapter 14 (21% in)
  • He was a storyteller, not a craftsman, but he had enough basic skill to quickly reshape the sword by coaxing the wood into what looked more like a sword.
    Chapter 25 (55% in)

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