cajolery


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No amount of cajolery, and no attempts at ethical or social seduction, can eradicate from my heart a deep burning hatred for the Tory Party.
is a picture book for fussy young dressers whose parents have wearied and despaired of the search for appropriate cajolery magic to persuade said child into clothes of any color.
no amount of cajolery and no attempts at ethical or social seduction can eradicate from my heart a deep burning hatred for the Tory Party that inflicted those bitter experiences on me.
Tregear suggests the idea of cajolery in defining avaga as 'to be in love with; to bewitch; to be possessed by an evil spirit'.
It may be that asymmetrical marriages were prone to generate certain outcomes: early pregnancies; male jealousy over real or imagined rivals to wifely affections; attempts by husbands to isolate their wives from high society through cajolery (Pushkin's tactic) or through sequestration of the family in the countryside (Tolstoy's and Chicherin's method); the self-assertion by wives of their own identities either by flirtation with other men (Pushkina's metier) or by writing (Tolstaya's vehicle of self-expression) or through charitable work (Chicherina's and Tolstaya's ways).
of the non-Christian," suggests that "often the best, and sometimes perhaps even the only, way in which Christians today can testify to the Jewish people about their faith in Christ may not be so much in explicit words but by service," and resolves that "we all emphatically reject any form of 'proselytizing,' in the derogatory sense the word has come to carry in our time, where it is used for the corruption of witness in cajolery, undue pressure or intimidation, or other improper methods" (CJP, 1967, [section]IV).
Clive Thomas of Guyana stated in an article published by Caribbean Media Sphere that "through a mixture of blatant bullyism, bribery, cajolery, deception, intellectual dishonesty and plain bluff, the EU has worked a monumental deception on the region.
It took me years of bribery and cajolery to get a certain newspaper to stop printing a grotesque photograph of one client cramming an enormous pasty into his mouth.
One could consider the London show a continuation of this century-old project: specifically, in devolving theatricality into performance and flattering viewers by upgrading them to the status of content providers, the show might to some degree be said to speak to a time characterized by the ubiquity of cajolery and coercion in consumerist culture.
David Pittle, Cajolery or Command: Are Education Campaigns an Adequate Substitute for Regulation?
Another technique, one closely akin to flattery, is cajolery.