sweet talk

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sweet talk

n. Informal
Flattery; cajolery.

sweet′ talk`

Informal. cajolery; flattery.


v.t. Informal.
1. to use cajoling words on; flatter.
2. to use cajoling words.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.sweet talk - flattery designed to gain favorsweet talk - flattery designed to gain favor  
flattery - excessive or insincere praise
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