English version

soft-soap

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishsoft-soapˈsoft-soap verb [transitive]  British English informalPERSUADE to say nice things to someone in order to persuade them to do something Don’t think you can soft-soap me!soft soap noun [uncountable]→ See Verb table
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Verb table
soft-soap
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theysoft-soap
he, she, itsoft-soaps
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theysoft-soaped
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave soft-soaped
he, she, ithas soft-soaped
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad soft-soaped
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill soft-soap
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have soft-soaped
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam soft-soaping
he, she, itis soft-soaping
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you, we, theyare soft-soaping
Past
I, he, she, itwas soft-soaping
you, we, theywere soft-soaping
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been soft-soaping
he, she, ithas been soft-soaping
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been soft-soaping
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be soft-soaping
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been soft-soaping
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