lullaby

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈlʌləbaɪ/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈlʌləˌbaɪ/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(lulə bī′)


Inflections of 'lullaby' (nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.): nplplural noun: Noun always used in plural form--for example, "jeans," "scissors.": lullabies
Inflections of 'lullaby' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
lullabies
v 3rd person singular
lullabying
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
lullabied
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
lullabied
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."
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lullaby

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. sang her [baby, son, daughter, children] a lullaby in bed
  2. a lullaby to [calm, sooth] his [baby]
  3. a lullaby to help her [baby] sleep
  4. a [bedtime, traditional] lullaby
  5. the lullaby helped her fall asleep
  6. learned lullabies from his [mother, parents, grandmother]
  7. fell asleep to his [mother's] lullaby
  8. my [mother] used to sing me lullabies (at night)
  9. the lullaby [helped, made] her fall asleep
  10. fell asleep during the lullaby
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