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Verbs (2)
blandish, flatter
v. praise somewhat dishonestly
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Fuzzynyms (42)
suit, become
v. enhance the appearance of; "Mourning becomes Electra"; "This behavior doesn't suit you!"
v. make better or more attractive; "This sauce will enhance the flavor of the meat"
sweet-talk, inveigle, coax, blarney, palaver, cajole, wheedle
v. influence or urge by gentle urging, caressing, or flattering; "He palavered her into going along"
grovel, cower, cringe, creep, crawl, fawn
v. show submission or fear
v. rest one's weight on one's knees; "In church you have to kneel during parts of the service"
tempt, lure, entice
v. provoke someone to do something through (often false or exaggerated) promises or persuasion; "He lured me into temptation"
v. lure or entice away from duty, principles, or proper conduct; "She was seduced by the temptation of easy money and started to work in a massage parlor"
play a trick on, pull a fast one on, play tricks, play a joke on, flim-flam, fox, fob, trick
v. deceive somebody; "We tricked the teacher into thinking that class would be cancelled next week"
fit, accommodate, suit
v. be agreeable or acceptable to; "This suits my needs"
v. be similar, be in line with
tempt, influence, charm
v. induce into action by using one's charm; "She charmed him into giving her all his money"
v. enlarge or increase; "The recent speech of the president augmented tensions in the Near East"
reenforce, reinforce
v. make stronger; "he reinforced the concrete"
beef up, fortify, strengthen
v. make strong or stronger; "This exercise will strengthen your upper body"; "strengthen the relations between the two countries"
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Antonyms (7)
pick at, belittle, disparage
v. express a negative opinion of; "She disparaged her student's efforts"
criticise, criticize
v. act as a critic; "Those who criticize others often are not perfect, either"
take away, detract
v. take away a part from; diminish; "His bad manners detract from his good character"
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