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Synonyms for lull

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  1. lullnoun

    To cause to rest by soothing influences; to compose; to calm; to soothe; to quiet.

    About 2 hours in, a long lull cleared everyone out, and then it started getting a little more consistent and pushing chest ta neck high 808surfer.com forum


Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. lullverb

    calm, quiet, hush, still, tranquilize

  2. lullnoun

    quiet, assuagement, cessation, quiescence, subsidence

    tumult, excitement, storm, tempest

Princeton's WordNet

  1. letup, lullnoun

    a pause during which things are calm or activities are diminished

    "there was never a letup in the noise"

    quiet, letup

  2. lull, quietverb

    a period of calm weather

    "there was a lull in the storm"

    tranquility, placidity, repose, letup, serenity, silence, quiet, tranquillity

  3. lullverb

    calm by deception

    "Don't let yourself be lulled into a false state of security"

    tranquillise, calm down, calm, still, tranquillize, quieten, tranquilize, quiet

  4. lull, calm downverb

    become quiet or less intensive

    "the fighting lulled for a moment"

    cool off, settle down, simmer down, tranquillise, calm down, calm, cool it, still, tranquillize, chill out, quieten, tranquilize, quiet

  5. calm, calm down, quiet, tranquilize, tranquillize, tranquillise, quieten, lull, stillverb

    make calm or still

    "quiet the dragons of worry and fear"

    silence, hush, tranquilize, relieve, tranquillize, becalm, quiet down, ease, tranquillise, still, chill out, quiet, shut up, quiesce, hush up, sedate, cool off, cool it, simmer down, steady, settle down, calm, allay, pipe down, calm down, quieten

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. lullverb

    compose, quiet, calm, still, hush, tranquillize, put to rest

  2. lullverb

    subside, cease, become calm

  3. lullnoun

    calm, calmness

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. lullnoun

    calm, calmness, subsidence

  2. lullverb

    hush, still, quiet, tranquillize, subside, abate

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "lull":

    calm, calmness, quietness, pause, truce, respite, quiet

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How to use lull in a sentence?

  1. Andrew Weiss:

    There is palpable concern in Washington that a brief lull is only temporary.

  2. Charles Cleveland:

    We have seen a bit of a lull in the fighting over the last month-plus, really because we think that a lot of the Taliban fighters have been out harvesting the poppy.

  3. Ran Baratz:

    This conflict is not due to' friction' between Israelis and Palestinians. It was there before and it'll be there after, even if The Left makes us leave [ the West Bank ], you think you're shrinking the conflict, but for the other [ Palestinian ] side it's just a lull between wars where they're improving their position.

  4. Kim Forrest:

    Some people are saying we are in a recession, other people are saying it’s that summertime lull and I don’t think anyone knows.

  5. Georges Bernanos:

    What does the truth matter? Haven't we mothers all given our sons a taste for lies, lies which from the cradle upwards lull them, reassure them, send them to sleep: lies as soft and warm as a breast!

Translations for lull

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  • ukolébatCzech
  • ησυχάGreek
  • adormecer, arrullarSpanish
  • آرامش, لالا کردنPersian
  • tuudittaaFinnish
  • calme, bercer, calmer, apaiser, bonace, pauseFrench
  • elringatHungarian
  • dormigarIdo
  • fare addormentare, indurre al sonno, fare la ninna nannaItalian
  • רגיעהHebrew
  • whakanāMāori
  • kalmeren, in slaap wiegenDutch
  • lulaćPolish
  • убаю́кать, усыпи́ть, успоко́ить, штиль, переры́в, о́тдых, успока́ивать, усыпля́ть, па́уза, переку́р, зати́шье, убаю́киватьRussian
  • uljuljkan, miranSerbo-Croatian

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