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Meaning of CAJOLERY

Pronunciation:  ku'jowluree

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  flattery intended to persuade
 

CAJOLERY is a 8 letter word that starts with C.

 

 Synonyms: blandishment, palaver
 
 See Also: flattery

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Ca*jol"er*y\, n.; pl. {Cajoleries}.
A wheedling to delude; words used in cajoling; flattery.
``Infamous cajoleries.'' --Evelyn.

 

 

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