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Bumper looked in Jimsy's and Wheedle's eyes, and saw they were pink, but he was still doubtful.
BUMPER, THE WHITE RABBITGEORGE ETHELBERT WALSH
They knew all the secrets of the ogress, and how to wheedle and coax her.
Maud believes that she can marry Clyde, and come back and wheedle me into taking them both into my good graces.
I thought it would be an easy matter to wheedle my doting uncle into taking us both back.
How Gipsy managed to wheedle the cook nobody ever discovered, but she returned in a short time triumphantly carrying a tray.
Very clever you were to wheedle it out of Harry, but it didn't do you much good.
NOTWITHSTANDINGMARY CHOLMONDELEY
Sure you think to wheedle me; would you have me imagine you do not love her?
(In confusion, after a pause, aside) Is she laughing at me now, or trying to wheedle me into a good humour?
He could wheedle out rock-fish by the dozen while envious miners sat about him tugging hopefully at empty lines.
He's just goin' down to try to wheedle your sailors like he tried to wheedle you, and they're your men and he can't do it.

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