Coax vs. Engle

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  • Coax (verb)

    To fondle, kid, pet, tease.

  • Coax (verb)

    To wheedle, persuade (a person, organisation, animal etc.) gradually or by use of flattery to do something.

    "He coaxed the horse gently into the trailer."

  • Coax (verb)

    To carefully manipulate into a particular desired state, situation or position.

    "They coaxed the rope through the pipe."

  • Coax (noun)

    A simpleton; a dupe.

  • Coax (noun)

    form of Shortened form|coaxial cable

  • Engle (noun)

    A favourite; a paramour; an ingle.

  • Engle (verb)

    To cajole or coax.

Oxford Dictionary
  • Coax

    To persuade by gentle, insinuating courtesy, flattering, or fondling; to wheedle; to soothe.

  • Coax (noun)

    A simpleton; a dupe.

  • Engle (noun)

    A favorite; a paramour; an ingle.

  • Engle

    To cajole or coax, as favorite.

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