There was a twinkle in his eye that coaxed a smile to her lips.
Did he want to be coaxed or cajoled?
Spirits capable of being confined in matter and made useful are in various ways sung or coaxed into the tenements prepared for them.
He followed her slowly, but a couple of horn toots coaxed him to move along.
Scraps from the table coaxed him out even during the daylight hours - but only when she stepped back into the house.