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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Use flattering talk on somebody; Persuade someone through flattery.

Usage examples (32)
  • It is used to a limited extent in soft-soap making.
  • The US media was ordered to soft-soap war reporting.
  • I'll learn that tribe they can't soft-soap me! 'she says.
  • When did he soft-soap Iran and when did Iran threaten Israel with genocide? for more
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