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  1. coax

    • IPA[kəʊks]

    美式

    英式

    • vt.
      哄勸;誘得
    • 過去式:coaxed 過去分詞:coaxed 現在分詞:coaxing

    • 釋義

    及物動詞

    • 1. 哄勸 to coax sb. to do or into doing sth. 哄某人做某事 to coax sb. out of a bad mood 耐心開導某人擺脫壞心情
    • 2. 誘得 she managed to coax £100 out of her father 她哄著父親給了她100英鎊
    • 3. 引誘 to coax sb. into the room 將某人誘入房間 to coax sb. away from sth. 引誘某人離開某處
    • 4. 耐心擺弄 to coax a fire back to life 小心翼翼地把火再弄旺 to coax hair into ringlets 耐心把頭髮做成捲