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coax
used in Red: The Heroic Rescue

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coax her to join us
Definition
try to obtain a result through gentle and careful effort — often gentle persuasion
  • He slapped his horse, coaxing every last ounce of strength from its fresh legs.
    Chapter 26 (97% in)
  • They hauled nearly a ton of pyrite rock to a pit two canyons removed, where they'd built a fire and coaxed liquid sulfur from the stone.
    Chapter 7 (50% in)

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  • He was the same man who'd shown them how to coax metals out of rocks by heating them, wasn't he?
    Chapter 7 (62% in)

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