sweet-talk


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Synonyms for sweet-talk

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

to compliment excessively and ingratiatingly

Synonyms for sweet-talk

influence or urge by gentle urging, caressing, or flattering

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Most people reading the above mentioned writer's books just practice the sweet-talk portions of his books.
He managed to sweet-talk the right people and get his hands on some materials before it was scrapped.
Deaver also includes one of his own stories in the collection, "The Weekender," a well-crafted story about a robbery gone wrong, and how the robbers' hostage, a salesman, tries to sweet-talk his way out of the situation.
At first Even-Hamo tried to sweet-talk his way out of the ticket.
SCOTS star Daniela Nardini had to sweet-talk her way into her own big- screen debut yesterday .
Elsewhere, Breda and Goldie are on a mission to save the McQueens' Christmas, and decide that Sylver is the best person to sweet-talk Mercedes into letting them all spend it together.
Sloan Dupont (48) attempted to sweet-talk executives in a London branch of the US-based Chase Manhattan Bank into opening an account for what turned out to be a bogus pounds 6 million cheque.
With overwhelming evidence against her, can Gerry really sweet-talk the jury into believing that Shona simply forgot to divorce any of her three 'husbands - or is she heading for a jail sentence?
And there is no way to sweet-talk them to give up the claim.
Elsewhere, Archie tries to sweet-talk the judge presiding over his case.
They were still trying to claim the outstanding cash from Mr Carlin when police and the trading standards launched their investigation and caught Stephen Allen trying to sweet-talk Mr Carlin out of more cash.
MANCHESTER CITY want to sweet-talk mobile phone billionaire John Caudwell into pumping some of his fortune into their ailing club.
A little more sweet-talk this week and maybe we would have had a nice summer political marriage to celebrate.
He has l can sweet-talk the Quee "He'll get us in for tea crumpets at Buckingham time for the Royal wedd ti f th R l dd y Erm, security...
And the World Cup star is hoping he can sweet-talk old pal Luca Vialli into offering a two-year deal at Chelsea.