CAJOLE's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of cajole
Definition:
v. influence or urge by gentle urging or flattering
Example:
Diane tried to cajole her father into letting her drive the family car.
Sentence in Classic:
He stooped to the evil of hypocrisy with others, sceptical of their innocence which he could cajole so easily.
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man By James Joyce Context
But those who had heard him speak as a private citizen, when they saw him remain inactive after he was made a magistrate, believed that this arose not from his having obtained any better knowledge of things, but from his having been cajoled or corrupted by the great.
Discourses on the First Decade of Titus Livius By Niccolo Machiavelli Context
But most of the time she was riding about the town, making the rounds of builders, contractors and carpenters, even calling on strangers she had heard might build at future dates, cajoling them into promises of buying from her and her only.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context