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lull

 
Noun lull has 2 senses
  1. letup, lull - a pause during which things are calm or activities are diminished; "there was never a letup in the noise"
    --1 is a kind of pause, intermission, break, interruption, suspension
    Derived forms: verb lull3, verb lull2, verb lull1
  2. lull, quiet - a period of calm weather; "there was a lull in the storm"
    --2 is a kind of calmness
    Derived form: verb lull1
Verb lull has 3 senses
  1. lull - calm by deception; "Don't let yourself be lulled into a false state of security"
    --1 is one way to
    calm, calm down, quiet, tranquilize, tranquillize, tranquillise, quieten, lull, still
    Derived forms: noun lull2, noun lull1
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s somebody
    Something ----s somebody
  2. lull, calm down - become quiet or less intensive; "the fighting lulled for a moment"
    --2 is one way to hush, quieten, silence, still, shut up, hush up
    Derived form: noun lull1
    Sample sentence:
    Something ----s
  3. calm, calm down, quiet, tranquilize, tranquillize, tranquillise, quieten, lull, still - make calm or still; "quiet the dragons of worry and fear"
    --3 is one way to comfort, soothe, console, solace
    Derived form: noun lull1
    Sample sentence:
    The performance is likely to lull Sue
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