What is another word for Inveigling?

Pronunciation: [ɪnvˈe͡ɪɡlɪŋ] (IPA)

There are several synonyms for the word "inveigling" which means to persuade or entice someone through flattery or trickery. Some common synonyms for this word are cajoling, coaxing, wheedling, seducing, tempting, sweet-talking, luring, baiting, and alluring. Each of these words implies a similar type of persuasion that is often used to manipulate someone into doing something they might not otherwise do. Whether someone is trying to inveigle a friend into attending a party or a salesperson is trying to inveigle a customer into making a purchase, these words all suggest a certain level of deceit or persuasion that is not entirely honest.

What are the hypernyms for Inveigling?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

Usage examples for Inveigling

He would gain several hours of valuable time by Inveigling the doctor into a search for a place that had existence only in the Phantom's imagination.
"The Gray Phantom's Return"
Herman Landon
He heard her Inveigling Antone, the old Italian labourer, into confidences.
"Sisters"
Kathleen Norris
The motion was willingly embraced, and several meetings and consultations ensued, in all which Sylla, still interposing matter of delay and new pretences, in the meanwhile debauched Scipio's men by means of his own, who were as well practiced as the general himself, in all the artifices of Inveigling.
"Plutarch-Lives-of-the-noble-Grecians-and-Romans"
Clough, Arthur Hugh

Related words: persuadable, beguile, inveigling someone, inveigling

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