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lull

verb [T]
 
 
/lʌl/
to make someone feel calm and make them want to sleep: Soft music lulled him to sleep.Calming and relaxing
Translations of “lull”
in Vietnamese ru ngủ…
in Spanish calmar, adormecer…
in Thai สงบนิ่ง…
in Malaysian menyebabkan seseorang tertidur…
in French calmer, endormir…
in German einlullen…
in Chinese (Traditional) 使安靜,使平和, 使發困…
in Indonesian menenangkan…
in Russian убаюкивать…
in Turkish sakinleştirmek, uykusunu getirmek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 使安静,使平和, 使发困…
in Polish ukołysać, uśpić…
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