charm offensive

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charm offensive

n
a concentrated attempt to gain favour or respectability by conspicuously cooperative or obliging behaviour
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charm offensive

nCharmeoffensive f
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And charm offensives merely serve to heighten suspicions.
Romanov was involved in a charm offensive last week when he hosted a visit by some hand-picked members of the Scottish media to his Lithuanian lair.