Synonyms for cajoling
- apple polish
- argue into
- build up
- butter up
- get around
- get next to
- hand a line
- lay it on thick
- make up to
- play up to
- rub the right way
- spread it on
- suck up to
- sweeten up
- work on
- work over
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR CAJOLING
He rode after us with his Lowlanders, protesting, threatening, cajoling in vain.
His letters are skilful, even masterly, cajoling, yet characteristic.
She stood ten minutes cajoling him, wheedling, coaxing, threatening.
My mind is made up, Titus, and all your cajoling will not get me to change it.
On the instant, the hypocrisy of cajoling was no longer possible.
I knew he didnt, even at the time she was flattering and cajoling us.
No amount of coaxing, cajoling or cursing could bring him any nearer to capture.
But coaxing and cajoling my mother got a hundred rubles out of him.
She was wearied of his simple ways, and sick of coaxing and cajoling him.
In her prime, the Baroness had been equally successful in cajoling women and men.