coax 1. (kōks) v. coaxed, coax·ing, coax·es. v.tr. 1. To persuade or try to persuade by pleading or flattery; cajole. 2. To obtain by persistent persuasion: coaxed the secret out of the child.What does coax mean?
English Language Learners Definition of coax. : to influence or persuade (a person or animal) to do something by talking in a gentle and friendly way. : to get (something) by talking in a gentle and friendly way.What does coaxial mean?
In geometry, coaxial means that two or more forms share a common axis; it is the three-dimensional linear analogue of concentric. Coaxial cable, as a common example, has a wire conductor in the centre a circumferential outer conductor and an insulating medium called the dielectric separating these two conductors.