sweet-talk

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sweet-talk someone

Rur. to talk convincingly to someone with much flattery. I didn't want to help her, but she sweet-talked me into it. He sweet-talked her for a while, and she finally agreed to go to the dance with him.
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In Bandera, Texas, Katie sincerely sweet-talks a bunch of bona fide cowboys, from young stud muffins to a crusty character in an eye patch who claims his name is Rooster Cogburn, into strutting their stuff at the local cabaret with genuinely entertaining results.
At the beginning of the week it looks like he's at least managed to avoid babysitting duties as Sam sweet-talks Minty into taking her and son Richard in, before telling Ricky that she still loves him.
BACK TO HAMMOCK Amy sweet-talks Josh; TOWELLING INFERNO Smoking Amy with Joshua; OLD PALS Joshua, left, and Danny Cipriani at party together