soft sell

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soft sell

A gentle, polite, unobtrusive attempt to sell (something to someone) or convince (someone of something). The soft sell just won't cut it in this industry—you need to be aggressive if you're going to close the deal! He tends to bristle if you're too direct in suggesting changes, so I always find it's better to go in with a soft sell.
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soft sell

a polite attempt to sell something; a very gentle sales pitch. Some people won't bother listening to a soft sell. You gotta let them know you believe in what you are selling. I tried the soft sell, but that didn't work.
See also: sell, soft

soft sell

n. a polite attempt to sell something; a very gentle sales pitch. Some people won’t bother listening to a soft sell. You gotta let them know you believe in what you are selling.
See also: sell, soft