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See definition of honied on Dictionary.com
  • as ininveigle
  • as insweeten
  • as intempt
  • as indulcify
  • as insweet-talk
  • as insweet-talk
  • as incower

synonyms for honied

  • allure
  • bait
  • bamboozle
  • beguile
  • blandish
  • cajole
  • charm
  • coax
  • con
  • decoy
  • ensnare
  • entrap
  • hook
  • influence
  • jolly
  • lure
  • maneuver
  • massage
  • oil
  • persuade
  • seduce
  • snow
  • soft-soap
  • stroke
  • tempt
  • urge
  • wheedle
  • egg on
  • get around
  • lay it on thick
  • lead on
  • play up to
  • rope in
  • soften up
  • string along
  • sweet-talk
  • work over
  • mull
  • candy
  • sugar
  • add sweetening
  • candy-coat
  • make sweet
  • make toothsome
  • sugar-coat
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antonyms for honied

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  • disenchant
  • dissuade
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How to use honied in a sentence

The honied accents of that beloved voice fell on my ear like dew to the parched flower.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 56, NUMBER 347, SEPTEMBER, 1844VARIOUS
I therefore resorted to my convenient friend, with whose honied words I could always qualify my self-upbraidings.
DISCIPLINEMARY BRUNTON
"Here's an invitation for all of us to Lady ——'s," said Mrs. Burton to him one day in honied tones.
THE LIFE OF SIR RICHARD BURTONTHOMAS WRIGHT
But of little avail were honied lips and eloquent tongues to the gallant cavaliers at that magic fte.
SKETCHES OF ABORIGINAL LIFEV. V. VIDE
Had he given him a hundred crowns they would have been nothing to the honied words of the former.
THE MIRROR OF TASTE, AND DRAMATIC CENSORVARIOUS
The actions of a friend are a surer test of friendship than all the honied words he may utter.
LECTURES ON LANGUAGEWILLIAM S. BALCH
Drop from his honied muse one sable teare, To mourne her death that gracèd his desert, And to his laies opened her royal eare.
A LIFE OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARESIDNEY LEE
His rich and cultivated voice gave forth such honied waves of song, that Hira was as one enchanted.
THE POISON TREEBANKIM CHANDRA CHATTERJEE
But, as we have seen, honied is found in Milton; and Shakespeare also uses it in Hen.
SELECT POEMS OF THOMAS GRAYTHOMAS GRAY
Mellitum venenum, blanda oratio—A flattering speech is honied poison.
DICTIONARY OF QUOTATIONS FROM ANCIENT AND MODERN, ENGLISH AND FOREIGN SOURCESJAMES WOOD
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