- a quiet song to lull a child to sleep
- (transitive) to quiet or soothe with or as if with a lullaby
UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈlʌləbaɪ/USA pronuncation: IPA/ˈlʌləˌbaɪ/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(lul′ə bī′)
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lull•a•by /ˈlʌləˌbaɪ/USA pronunciation n.[countable], pl. -bies.WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
lull•a•by (lul′ə bī′),USA pronunciation n., pl. -bies, v., -bied, -by•ing.
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lullaby /ˈlʌləˌbaɪ/ n ( pl -bies)
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Collocations: sang her [baby, son, daughter, children] a lullaby in bed, a lullaby to [calm, sooth] his [baby], a lullaby to help her [baby] sleep, more...
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