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soft·en up

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  1. soften upverb

    To make softer.

  2. soften upverb

    To appease someone in order to make them more receptive to an idea or proposal.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of soften up in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of soften up in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of soften up in a Sentence

  1. Daniel Garza:

    You get the sense that there is very little room for persuading Ted Cruz on anything, there is some room where Ted could soften up a little and you get the sense that he won’t.

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    relating to a technique that does not involve puncturing the skin or entering a body cavity
    • A. noninvasive
    • B. frantic
    • C. suspicious
    • D. obnoxious

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