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Research would have helped as well: I might have tried to wheedle some industrial-grade chemical pacification from a psychologist.
Evening time, to get his way, He'll wheedle and he'll plead For rich, inviting, fertile soil To plant his royal seed.
They charge us to the hilt when we go fractionally overdrawn and they introduce all manner of "service" charges to wheedle the last penny from consumers.
Words like bravery and y heroism should not be allowed to wheedle their way into to sport's lexicon unchallenged.
The Automagic Horse" was a spoof written by Hubbard and published in Astounding Science Fiction in the October 1949 issue and tells the story of "Gadget" O'Dowd and his merry crew of special-effects wizards in their attempt to cajole and wheedle money from a major Hollywood movie studio to fund a secret project with the stars as its destination.
True, much work still remained to wheedle out an obdurate Australian side.
The McCain folks, however, weren't about to grant amnesty to the departing Bettencourt They released e-mails to The Associated Press in which the state rep apparently tried to wheedle a paying job out of the campaign, He wrote to a McCain staffer that Romney campaign was "on the hunt for conservatives" and had offered him a paid position.
We'd never wheedle our way to equality, or party our way to equality, or buy our way to equality.
Volume 2 portrays a secretary of state who clearly arrived with no new ideas - and no idea of how to wheedle or pressure either side into making any of the compromises needed to stimulate the dangerously moribund peace effort.
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Former developer Angelides, to keep up, must wheedle money from every special interest between here and the border.