sweet talk

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flattery designed to gain favor

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Niki Sweet Talk Moves"--a play on the Inuktitut word "nikisuittuq" for the North Star or "never moves"--tells the story of Wyn Baker, a cynical investigative reporter, down on her luck, who heads into the Arctic wilds to meet the requirements of her father's will.
Mr Blair is now attempting to sweet talk a former major sponsor of terrorism into putting his past behind him.
An e-mail message system at the Birmingham Heartlands and Solihull Hospitals NHS Trust was swamped by disussions about favourite sexual positions, suggestive sweet talk and massage parlours.
Apparently, he was speaking out at a London debate on Racism in Welsh Politics and quite possibly impaling verbally those who had kindly offered him sweet talk in the form of Tryweryn Sauvignon '63 and leek sandwiches no doubt.
The comments follow the announcement of the release of a Kuwaiti detainee, but Kuwait dismissed it as "sweet talk", with Kuwaiti Information Minister Shaikh Ahmad Fahd Sabah saying: "Today we hear new words from Iraq, carrying within it sweet talk but we have not seen actions to confirm this talk and rebuild confidence and the return of rights".
ACTRESS Daniela Nardini had to sweet talk her way into her own big screen debut yesterday.
He also warns fellow CEOs to be especially skeptical of technology vendors' sweet talk about all they can accomplish, especially as many divert their top people to deal with the burgeoning Y2K problem (see page 21).
When she greets his sweet talk and threats with disdain, he terrorizes Buck Lister (Andrew Scorer), an ex-lover Bubbles is still fond of, into a plot to ruin her.
Goodyear is wasting its time and money thinking it can sweet talk members from this Local into scabbing," says Mark Cieslikowski, President of USW Local 850 representing Continental Tire workers.
HERE Kelly Brook turning on the charm to sweet talk her way out of a parking ticket in Los Angeles.
Having taken possession of a rather powerful car I was promptly stopped at a recorded speed of 105 mph and although I thought that I had managed to sweet talk my way out of the repercussions I received a court summons for last week.
Talking with kids about the risks of drugs and alcohol isn't as hard as parents think and these unique Sweet Talk tools help make these conversations easier with free, research-based tools and tips to help parents and caregivers have ongoing discussions with their kids," said Andy Phillips, national director of corporate relations for the Partnership.
CHOOSE as a Valentine's gift or use it to cook a romantic dinner for your loved one - the fun red and white striped Sweet Talk Casserole Dish is suitable for microwave, oven and dishwasher use and is crafted from stoneware with a glazed finish.
But Posh, 31, is pleading with Elton to sweet talk him.
Below, Dea McAllister as Leeann tries to sweet talk Valerie Braun as Steele.