hushaby

UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈhʌʃəˌbaɪ/US:USA pronunciation: respellingUSA pronunciation: respelling(hushə bī′)


WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
hush•a•by  (hushə bī′),USA pronunciation interj. 
  1. hush (used as a command to be silent):Hushaby, baby.
  • hush + (lull)aby 1790–1800

Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::
hushaby /ˈhʌʃəˌbaɪ/ interj ( pl -bies)
  1. used in quietening a baby or child to sleep
n
  1. a lullaby
Etymology: 18th Century: from hush1 + by, as in bye-bye
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