Finesse

What does finesse mean?

To persuade

Finesse is a slang word that refers to persuading or manipulating someone. The term comes from the charisma required to convince people to do things for you.

Finessing is often done when getting a person to do something that he normally would not want to do. It is similar to "buttering up" or "working" a person. Males who often finesse women are known as players.

Example

"I need to finesse him to do my hmwk for tomorrow."
Ryan Gosling can finesse anybody to give him anything

Ryan Gosling can finesse anybody to give him anything

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Last Updated: March 7, 2017

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