jolly (someone) along

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jolly (someone) along

To encourage someone (to do something), especially in a positive, cheerful manner. I was getting disheartened writing my first novel, but my husband jollied me along to finish it.
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Iwan glared after her, worn too ragged to try to jolly her along.
And shiver me timbers if her mate Leona Lewis - dressed as a pirate, of course - wasn't on hand to jolly her along with some swashbuckling antics.