silver tongue


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silver tongue

Oratory skills that are particularly eloquent, artful, seductive, and/or persuasive. He might not have much experience in politics, but his silver tongue is bound to win over a great deal of voters.
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A good killing might be what River City needs (in the series, you understand, not of the series) but Lewis's silver tongue might spare him.
MONEY TALKS, and never with such a silver tongue as in modern sport.
PIERCE Brosnan has swapped James Bond's silver tongue, impeccable suits and fast cars for trappers' furs, a pony tail and buckskins.
Handicap Dinghy 1 Squib (R Smallwood, RNSA), 2 Deestressed (PJones, West Kirby), 3 Lyra Silver Tongue (A Willat, Royal Anglesey).
But the man with the Golden Boot and silver tongue will be less than pleased with the latest addition to his trophy cabinet.
A lesser man would have given up, but Freddie used his famous silver tongue to get past the turnstile girls, and then topped off the feat by ending up in the owners' enclosure next to the winning post.
Fuller's silver tongue was enlisted two months ago to help Steve McManaman free himself from a sponsorship deal with Umbro.
An Albacore, Lyra Silver Tongue won on corrected times.
Carman not able to use his silver tongue to argue their case and get the points restored.
You have a silver tongue and a mind like a steel trap.
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