Blan·dish·ment n. The act of blandishing; a word or act expressive of affection or kindness, and tending to win the heart; soft words and artful caresses; cajolery; allurement.
Cowering low with blandishment. --Milton.
Attacked by royal smiles, by female blandishments. --Macaulay.
n 1: flattery intended to persuade [syn: cajolery, palaver]
2: the act of urging by means of teasing or flattery [syn: wheedling]