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  • verbflatter
  • verbcoax
  • nounflattery for favor

synonyms for sweet-talk

  • adulate
  • blandish
  • bootlick
  • cajole
  • charm
  • con
  • court
  • fawn
  • glorify
  • grovel
  • humor
  • inveigle
  • jolly
  • massage
  • oil
  • overpraise
  • praise
  • salve
  • sell
  • soft-soap
  • soften
  • stroke
  • toady
  • wheedle
  • brown-nose
  • build up
  • butter up
  • cater to
  • get next to
  • lay it on thick
  • play up to
  • rub the right way
  • spread it on
  • suck up to
  • sweeten up
  • work on
  • work over

antonyms for sweet-talk

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  • condemn
  • ignore
  • irritate
  • repel
  • turn off
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    How to use sweet-talk in a sentence

    When we see Molly falling for his sweet talk, we know she should run a mile, even as we’re bolted in place—we’re not going anywhere, because we need to see what this guy does next.
    BRADLEY COOPER TERRIFIES IN THE DARK, DOOMED NIGHTMARE ALLEYSTEPHANIE ZACHAREKDECEMBER 17, 2021TIME
    She looked so sweet when she said it, standing and smiling there in the middle of the floor, the door-way making a frame for her.
    MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
    She did not need a great cook-book; She knew how much and what it took To make things good and sweet and light.
    BOYS AND GIRLS BOOKSHELF; A PRACTICAL PLAN OF CHARACTER BUILDING, VOLUME I (OF 17)VARIOUS
    So after a few minutes I remarked to him, "Everything tastes very sweet out of this spoon!"
    MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
    Give a sweet savour, and a memorial of fine flour, and make a fat offering, and then give place to the physician.
    THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
    And is this a mere fantastic talk, or is this a thing that could be done and that ought to be done?
    THE SALVAGING OF CIVILISATIONH. G. (HERBERT GEORGE) WELLS
    He turned to the gentle accents of his sweet Alice, breathed in a letter which had been wet with her grateful tears.
    THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
    Grandmamma sits in her quaint arm-chair— Never was lady more sweet and fair!
    BOYS AND GIRLS BOOKSHELF; A PRACTICAL PLAN OF CHARACTER BUILDING, VOLUME I (OF 17)VARIOUS
    Our talk ranged from the Panhandle to the Canada line, while our horses jogged steadily southward.
    RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
    Above all, he was amazed to hear me talk of a mercenary standing army in the midst of peace and among a free people.
    GULLIVER'S TRAVELSJONATHAN SWIFT
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    WORDS RELATED TO SWEET-TALK

    • affectation
    • attitude
    • bit
    • chaser
    • dissimilation
    • fake
    • false front
    • feigning
    • front
    • performance
    • phony
    • pose
    • posture
    • pretense
    • put on
    • sham
    • show
    • shuck and jive
    • simulation
    • soft soap
    • stall
    • stance
    • stunt
    • sweet-talk
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