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Princeton's WordNet

  1. croonverb

    sing softly

GCIDE

  1. Croonverb

    To sing in a soft, evenly modulated manner adapted to amplifying systems, especially to sing in such a way with exaggerated sentimentality. MW10 RHUD

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  1. croonnoun

    A soft or sentimental hum or song.

  2. croonverb

    To hum or sing softly or in a sentimental manner.

  3. Etymology: kronen, from kre-, from gerH-.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Croonverb

    to make a continuous hollow moan, as cattle do when in pain

  2. Croonverb

    to hum or sing in a low tone; to murmur softly

  3. Croonverb

    to sing in a low tone, as if to one's self; to hum

  4. Croonverb

    to soothe by singing softly

  5. Croonnoun

    a low, continued moan; a murmur

  6. Croonnoun

    a low singing; a plain, artless melody

  7. Etymology: [OE. croinen, cf. D. kreunen to moan. 24.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Croon

    krōōn, v.t. (Scot.) to utter a low, monotonous, inarticulate sound like a baby: to sing or hum in an undertone.—n. Croon′ing, a low murmuring sound. [Cf. Dut. kreunen, to groan.]

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  1. Conor

  2. ronco

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of croon in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of croon in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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