Definition of lull verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    lull

     verb
    verb
    NAmE//lʌl//
     
    Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they lull
     
    he / she / it lulls
     
    past simple lulled
     
    -ing form lulling
     
     
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  1. 1[transitive] lull somebody to make someone relaxed and calm synonym soothe The vibration of the engine lulled the children to sleep. He was lulled by the peaceful sound of the rain.
  2. 2[transitive, intransitive] lull (something) to make something, or to become, less strong His father's arrival lulled the boy's anxiety.
  3. Phrasal Verbslull somebody into something
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