noun (wikipedia, coaxial cable)
verb (coaxes, coaxing, coaxed)
- Short form of coaxial cable
- (obsolete) to fondle, kid, pet, tease
- To wheedle, persuade (a person, organisation, animal etc.) gradually or by use of flattery to do something.
- He coaxed the horse gently into the trailer.
- To manipulate carefully into a particular situation or position.
- They coaxed the rope through the pipe.
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