} Meaning of COAX in a Sentence - Words In Sentences

Meaning of COAX in a Sentence

Definition: to persuade in a gentle manner

Part of Speech: Verb

Synonym(s): cajole, beseech, sweet talk

Antonym(s): coerce, bully

Example Sentences:


1. Have your tried using breadcrumbs to coax the bird out of your house?


2. With a little sweet talk, Anne can coax her stingy husband into buying her a nice piece of jewelry.


3. By working extra hours, I hope to coax my boss into giving me a raise.

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