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Word of the Day 7/8/14 Cajole

Cajole (verb)
ca·jole [kuh-johl]


verb (used with object), verb (used without object), ca·joled, ca·jol·ing.
to persuade by flattery or promises; wheedle; coax.

Origin: 1635–45; < French cajoler to cajole or chatter like a jaybird, apparently derivative of *cajole birdcage (< Late Latin caveola < Latin cave ( a ) cage + -ola ole ) + -er infinitive suffix

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