Meaning of wheedling in English:

wheedling

adjective

  • Using flattery or coaxing in order to persuade someone to do something or give one something.

    ‘I could hear his wheedling tone as he begged her to dance’

noun

mass noun
  • The action of flattering or coaxing someone in order to persuade them to do something or give one something.

    ‘it took months of wheedling and cajoling, but her persistence was finally rewarded’

Pronunciation

wheedling

/ˈwiːdlɪŋ/