Definitions For Coaxing


  • Flattery designed to gain favor


  • Pleasingly persuasive or intended to persuade


  • To influence or persuade (a person or animal) to do something by talking in a gentle and friendly way
  • To get (something) by talking in a gentle and friendly way
  • To cause (something) to do something by making a careful and continual effort

Is Coaxing a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Coaxing is worth 17 points in Scrabble and 20 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Coaxing in a Sentence

  • It took almost an hour to coax the cat down from the tree.
  • She tried to coax a raise from her boss.
  • He was unable to coax an answer out of her.

Synonyms for Coaxing

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