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wheedle

US [ˈhwid(ə)l]
UK [ˈwiːd(ə)l]
  • v.(用言语)哄
  • Web哄骗;骗取;用甜言蜜语骗
Simple Present:wheedles  Present Participle:wheedling  Past Tense:wheedled  
wheedle
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v.
1.
(用言语)哄to persuade sb to give you sth or do sth by saying nice things that you do not mean
The kids can always wheedle money out of their father.
孩子们总是能从父亲那里哄出钱来。
She wheedled me into lending her my new coat.
她用花言巧语哄我把新大衣借给了她。
‘Come on, Em,’ he wheedled.
“快点,爱玛。”他哄道。

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