Definition of Lull

1. Noun. A pause during which things are calm or activities are diminished. "There was never a letup in the noise"

Exact synonyms: Letup
Generic synonyms: Break, Intermission, Interruption, Pause, Suspension
Derivative terms: Let Up, Let Up



2. Verb. Calm by deception. "Don't let yourself be lulled into a false state of security"

3. Noun. A period of calm weather. "There was a lull in the storm"
Exact synonyms: Quiet
Generic synonyms: Calmness

4. Verb. Become quiet or less intensive. "The fighting lulled for a moment"
Exact synonyms: Calm Down
Generic synonyms: Hush, Hush Up, Quieten, Shut Up, Silence, Still

5. Verb. Make calm or still. "The performance is likely to lull Sue"; "Quiet the dragons of worry and fear"

Definition of Lull

1. v. t. To cause to rest by soothing influences; to compose; to calm; to soothe; to quiet.

2. v. i. To become gradually calm; to subside; to cease or abate for a time; as, the storm lulls.

3. n. The power or quality of soothing; that which soothes; a lullaby.

Definition of Lull

1. Noun. A period of rest or soothing ¹

2. Noun. (nautical) a period without waves or wind. ¹

3. Noun. (surfing) An extended pause between sets of waves. ¹

4. Verb. (transitive) To cause to rest by soothing influences; to compose; to calm; to soothe; to quiet. ¹

5. Verb. (intransitive nautical) of the surface of the sea, to not move due to a lack of wind and waves. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Lull

1. to cause to sleep or rest [v -ED, -ING, -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Lull

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lull (current term)
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