Wheedle

Wheedle [ HWEED-l, WEED-l ]
intransitive verb, transitive verb ]
MEANING :
1. (tr.v.) to cajole or entice or persuade by means of flattery
2. (tr.v.) to obtain or procure by means of flattery
3. (intr.v.) to meet one's needs by using flattery
USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
He wheedled and heaped lavish praise on the President.
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