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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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Robbie sweet-talks Fearne; Star embraces pal Becks; Rob goes down a storm at Hyde Park; Picture: M.
I respect people and they have to respect meEric Canton a sweet-talks the viewers of MUTVWhether I'm playing for Wrexham or Brazil, I will put the same performance in week in, week outRio's finest, Robbie SavageIt was a big step for Joey at Portsmouth because he has shown a maturity that he hasn't always done.
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.
TOWELLING INFERNO Smoking Amy with Joshua Pictures: SPLASH/BIG PICTURES; BACK TO HAMMOCK Amy sweet-talks Josh; OLD PALS Joshua, left, and Danny; WHAT A SUCKER Josh cracks up as Amy sticks thumb in her mouth
Debbie sweet-talks Darren (right) into dropping the charges against Dan, but can Dan really stop his sweetheart leaving Hollyoaks?