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soft-soap

Definitions of soft-soap
  1. verb
    persuade someone through flattery
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    type of:
    blarney, cajole, coax, inveigle, palaver, sweet-talk, wheedle
    influence or urge by gentle urging, caressing, or flattering
  2. verb
    use flattering talk on somebody
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    type of:
    blandish, flatter
    praise somewhat dishonestly
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