Meaning: To persuade or influence someone by using flattery. Synonym: flatter, cajole, coax, smooth talk. Example: Because he wanted to go to the game so badly, Joe tried to blandish his mother by complimenting her hair.
Meaning: friendly, good-natured, or easy to talk to. Synonym: amiable, genial, congenial, cordial, warm, pleasant, pleasing, likeable, personable, charming, agreeable Example: Mark is an affable and agreeable companion
Meaning: (of a child) having developed certain abilities or inclinations at an earlier age than is usual or expected. Synonym: ahead, gifted, talented, advanced Example: The school knew of his precocious abilities from a young age