An interview with Thaisa Frank
Conceptual Fruit by Thaisa Frank
|synonyms:||horrify, shock, dismay, distress greatly, outrage, scandalize, alar|
|synonyms:||suppression, quelling, quashing, subduing, crushing, squashing, stamping out; More|
"the brutal repression of the peaceful protests"
|synonyms:||restraint, restraining, holding back, keeping back, biting back, suppression, keeping in check, control, keeping under control, stifling, smothering, bottling up; More|
|synonyms:||persuade, wheedle, coax, talk into, manoeuvre, get round, prevail on, beguile, blarney, flatter, seduce, lure, entice, tempt, inveigle, woo; More|
informalsweet-talk, soft-soap, butter up, twist someone's arm;
"he had been cajoled into escorting Nadia to a concert"