soft soap

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Synonyms for soft soap

excessive, ingratiating praise

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

to compliment excessively and ingratiatingly

Synonyms for soft soap

flattery designed to gain favor

a soft (or liquid) soap made from vegetable oils

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You are soft-soaped about how everyone is happier and healthier in this group and when you get more involved in it, it gets harder to leave.
Police are hunting a grey-haired granny who has soft-soaped her way to thousands of pounds worth of bed and board.