cajole

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Synonyms for cajole

Synonyms for cajole

to persuade or try to persuade by gentle persistent urging or flattery

Synonyms for cajole

influence or urge by gentle urging, caressing, or flattering

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He has always been a compeller rather than a cajoler and those who saw him get Forevertheoptimist home at Sandown in July, for example, or Drunken Sailor at Goodwood the same month, can only concede that his reserves of strength remain undiminished by the passing years.
Part of my brief as captain was as an organiser, cajoler and a talker.
As the longest-serving player in Everton's squad - he was actually Moyes's first major signing when he arrived initially on loan from Olympique Marseille in the summer of 2002 - the Nigerian certainly has the experience but he'll never be another shouter, bawler and cajoler in the same way as Neville.
While the foundation raises two-thirds of the meal program's budget (the final one-third comes from client payments), Sister Alice Marie is a champion cajoler who manages to wangle contributions from a number of local businesses.