Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: coaxed
IPA transcription: [k'oʊkst]
Usage examples
  • "We won't get on to that now!" she coaxed.
  • She soothed, she expostulated, she condoled, she coaxed.
  • So I coax it down again, as the fisherman coaxed the genie.
  • "Just a little bit, father, before starting," coaxed Mary, perseveringly.
  • It would be better, he had suggested, to postpone the work till Julia could be coaxed down to Clavering in the Autumn.
  • Daphne, who had just been coaxed into filling a basket with a generous supply of cold victuals, pretended not to hear until he repeated his question.