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Meaning of “lullaby” in the English Dictionary

"lullaby" in British English

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lullabynoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈlʌl.ə.baɪ/
a ​quietsong that is ​sung to ​children to ​help them go to ​sleep
(Definition of lullaby from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"lullaby" in American English

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lullabynoun [C]

 us   /ˈlʌl·əˌbɑɪ/
a ​quiet, ​gentlesongsung to ​children to ​help them go to ​sleep
(Definition of lullaby from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “lullaby”
in Spanish nana, canción de cuna…
in Vietnamese bài hát ru…
in Malaysian dodoi…
in Thai เพลงกล่อมเด็ก…
in French berceuse…
in German das Wiegenlied…
in Chinese (Simplified) 摇篮曲,催眠曲…
in Turkish ninni…
in Russian колыбельная…
in Indonesian nina bobok…
in Chinese (Traditional) 搖籃曲,催眠曲…
in Polish kołysanka…
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