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coax

US [koʊks]
UK [kəʊks]
  • n.同轴电缆;花言巧语;油嘴滑舌的人
  • v.劝诱;哄劝
  • Web同轴电缆(coaxialcable);哄骗;哄诱
Simple Present:coaxes  Present Participle:coaxing  Past Tense:coaxed  
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哄劝;劝诱to persuade sb to do sth by talking to them in a kind and gentle way
She coaxed the horse into coming a little closer.
她哄着那匹马让它再靠近了一点。
He was coaxed out of retirement to help the failing company.
他退休之后又被力劝出山帮助濒临破产的公司。
She had to coax the car along.
她得耐着性子发动汽车往前开。
‘Nearly there,’ she coaxed.
“快要到啦。”她哄着说。

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