Definitions for lulllʌl

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  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"

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  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 DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  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.]


Translations for lull

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  • ukolébatCzech
  • adormecer, arrullarSpanish
  • لالا کردنPersian
  • tuudittaaFinnish
  • bonace, bercer, calme, calmer, pause, apaiserFrench
  • elringatHungarian
  • dormigarIdo
  • indurre al sonno, fare la ninna nanna, fare addormentareItalian
  • 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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