} Meaning of CAJOLE In A Sentence - Words In Sentences

Meaning of CAJOLE In A Sentence

Definition: to convince with gentle urging or flattery


Part of Speech: Verb

Synonym(s): sweet-talk, wheedle

Antonym(s): discourage, turn off


Example Sentences:

 

1. By giving the teacher an expensive watch, the student hoped to cajole her into changing his grade.

 

2. If you attempt to cajole a police officer with a bribe, you might get arrested.

 

3. It is nearly impossible to cajole the grumpy old man into taking his medicine.

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