Coaxing in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Coaxing

present participle of coax | The act of one who coaxes.

Short Example Sentence for Coaxing

  • 1. No coaxing could quiet him. 🔊
  • 2. His voice was coaxing and pleading. 🔊
  • 3. She had pretty ways, coaxing and appealing ways. 🔊
  • 4. He always calls me Ba at coaxing times. 🔊
  • 5. In fact, Pen has been very coaxing about the pony. 🔊
  • 6. I will not tell you Nay, You have such a coaxing way! 🔊
  • 7. A coaxing hussy! PYTH. 🔊
  • 8. The smallest coaxing would bring him out; but coaxing he was not to have. 🔊
  • 9. She put her horse closer to his, and laid a coaxing hand on his arm. 🔊
  • 10. It was like a child, frightened into slyness, coaxing its mother. 🔊
  • 11. I don't intend to do much coaxing with Max either. 🔊
  • 12. All this time Harry was coaxing the baby to imbibe spoonfuls of the hot milk. 🔊
  • 13. Gravesend needed no coaxing to go to "The Kernel's" class. 🔊
  • 14. Thee's always for coaxing the transgressors out of the broad road. 🔊

How to use Coaxing in Sentence?

  • 1. She went and stilled it by laying her face against the cage and murmuring a coaxing sound. 🔊
  • 2. Now he was indeed willing to run without any more coaxing than the bitter air upon his wet skin. 🔊
  • 3. He felt much older than his fifty years and needed much coaxing and encouraging to work. 🔊
  • 4. She tore off the soiled turban to rub her head, for the better coaxing of her ingenuity. 🔊
  • 5. I tried what coaxing would do, and her father tried threatening; but all was in vain. 🔊
  • 6. By dint of mingled coaxing and physical force Butterfly was backed between the shafts. 🔊
  • 7. The maid had a sweet smile; her voice fell into a cheerful coaxing tone, which had its effect. 🔊
  • 8. Anyhow, she ran up to her father in a coaxing way, and came back to place a bank note in my hand. 🔊
  • 9. He went back to his cash-book with the intention of coaxing his way into the evening's game. 🔊
  • 10. It was in setting fire to the store and coaxing it into a blaze, for the blessed wood refused to burn. 🔊
  • 11. He played at soldiers himself, too, coaxing the less warlike children of the neighborhood to join him. 🔊
  • 12. While their young friends were coaxing the audience into good humor, the former had found a ladder, of which there were several about the place. 🔊
  • 13. But just as he reached the side of the parent, that thoughtful tutor took another short flight, calling and coaxing as before. 🔊
  • 14. However, at last, after much coaxing and taking many circuits round him, be prevailed with him to surrender himself. 🔊
  • 15. In the shelter of a boulder, a lad crouched over a fire, coaxing it with bits of paper and handfuls of dry leaves. 🔊
  • 16. The sun was out again when they had finished lunch, coaxing autumn on into November at the peril of frosted toes. 🔊
  • 17. By dint of leading and coaxing he was made to understand that his part of the act was to canter around the ring with Mlle. 🔊
  • 18. The treacherous lowland winter, with its coaxing suns followed by roaring desolation, is for blooms bred in a different tradition. 🔊
  • 19. Dicksie with coaxing and pulling got him into the kitchen, and Puss tumbled over herself to set out coffee and rolls. 🔊
  • 20. By ceasing to urge performers, the company will be freed from much of that repeated, coy refusal that only needs sufficient coaxing to comply. 🔊
  • 21. No amount of coaxing could induce her to reveal her thought, and the remainder of the drive to Andover was made in silence. 🔊
  • 22. He felt her heart knocking like a drum, pressed her closer, drew her in and kissed her, with a coaxing word or two. 🔊
  • 23. Then, by careful work, and much coaxing with the sharp point of the knife, dislocate the spinal column just where the neck joins the body. 🔊
  • 24. So now, after coaxing up the fire, I will proceed to tell you a little bit of pleasant family history. 🔊
  • 25. Casting rocks toward moon's glare lapidations laughing back, the treacle of warm night coaxing fire's glowing might. 🔊
  • 26. The action was so coaxing and affectionate, that Daisy stood still, silent, with his arms round her. 🔊