Definitions for lulllʌl

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word lull

Princeton's WordNet

  1. letup, lull(noun)

    a pause during which things are calm or activities are diminished

    "there was never a letup in the noise"

  2. lull, quiet(verb)

    a period of calm weather

    "there was a lull in the storm"

  3. lull(verb)

    calm by deception

    "Don't let yourself be lulled into a false state of security"

  4. lull, calm down(verb)

    become quiet or less intensive

    "the fighting lulled for a moment"

  5. calm, calm down, quiet, tranquilize, tranquillize, tranquillise, quieten, lull, still(verb)

    make calm or still

    "quiet the dragons of worry and fear"

Wiktionary

  1. lull(Noun)

    An extended pause between sets of waves.

    About 2 hours in, a long lull cleared everyone out, and then it started getting a little more consistent and pushing chest ta neck high uE000126801uE001 808surfer.com forum

  2. lull(Noun)

    A period of rest or soothing

    About 2 hours in, a long lull cleared everyone out, and then it started getting a little more consistent and pushing chest ta neck high uE000126801uE001 808surfer.com forum

  3. lull(Noun)

    a period without waves or wind.

  4. lull(Verb)

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

  5. lull(Verb)

    of the surface of the sea, to not move due to a lack of wind and waves.

  6. Origin: Middle English lullen. Probably expressive origin from la-la-la sounds made in calming a child

Webster Dictionary

  1. Lull(verb)

    to cause to rest by soothing influences; to compose; to calm; to soothe; to quiet

  2. Lull(verb)

    to become gradually calm; to subside; to cease or abate for a time; as, the storm lulls

  3. Lull(noun)

    the power or quality of soothing; that which soothes; a lullaby

  4. Lull(noun)

    a temporary cessation of storm or confusion

  5. Origin: [Akin to OD. lullen to sing to sleep, G. lullen, Dan. lulle, Sw. lulla; all of imitative origin. Cf. Loll, Lollard.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Lull

    lul, v.t. to soothe: to compose: to quiet.—v.i. to become calm: to subside.—n. a season of calm.—n. Lull′aby, a song to lull children to sleep, a cradle-song.—v.t. to lull to sleep. [Scand., as in Sw. lulla; imit. like Ger. lallen, Gr. lalein.]

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of lull in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of lull in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Andrew Weiss:

    There is palpable concern in Washington that a brief lull is only temporary.

  2. Mark Durcan:

    This production lull is occurring in a normally seasonally slower demand period.

  3. Kim Forrest:

    Some people are saying we are in a recession, other people are saying it’s that summertime lull and I don’t think anyone knows.

  4. Phin Ziebell:

    There is going to be a prolonged lull in exports, simply because the stocks are not going to be there, and it could take two, three years at least to rebuild stocks.

  5. Charles Cleveland:

    We have seen a bit of a lull in the fighting over the last month-plus, really because we think that a lot of the Taliban fighters have been out harvesting the poppy.

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Translations for lull

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • ukolébatCzech
  • ησυχάGreek
  • adormecer, arrullarSpanish
  • لالا کردنPersian
  • tuudittaaFinnish
  • bonace, bercer, calme, calmer, pause, apaiserFrench
  • elringatHungarian
  • dormigarIdo
  • indurre al sonno, fare la ninna nanna, fare addormentareItalian
  • רגיעהHebrew
  • whakanāMāori
  • kalmeren, in slaap wiegenDutch
  • lulaćPolish
  • убаю́кивать, зати́шье, переку́р, па́уза, усыпля́ть, успока́ивать, усыпи́ть, о́тдых, переры́в, успоко́ить, убаю́кать, штильRussian
  • miran, uljuljkanSerbo-Croatian

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