Word of the Day – Oct. 1 – Wheedle

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Dee Dee - Word of the Day

Dee Dee – Word of the Day

Verb: Wheedle  (WEE-dul)

Definition:

1. To influence or entice by soft words or flattery.

2. To gain or get by coaxing or flattering.

3. To use soft words or flattery.

Sample sentence: Susie always tried to wheedle the babysitter into letting her stay up an hour past her bedtime.

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