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Noun
A temporary break in an activity or event
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“During a natural lull in the meeting, the host can answer those questions at their convenience.”
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A temporary interval of calm, quiet, or lack of activity
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“There was a brief lull before the thunder rumbled again, growling out its warning.”
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A period of time by which something is late or postponed
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The state of being speechless
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A period of time in which no fighting takes place due to an agreement between the opposed parties
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A state of little or no change following a period of activity or progress
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Freedom from civil unrest
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Verb
To provide comfort or assuagement to
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“If you begin to lull her anxieties by honeyed words, you are lost, and she will not believe you.”
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To calm, relax or send to sleep, typically with soothing sounds or movements
“It is a life that can lull anyone into a peaceful sloth, deterring the person from doing anything at all.”
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To diminish in intensity or severity
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“Is that what Jake had used to lull his anger and bolster his courage?”
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To make (someone) feel deceptively secure or confident
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“If you have any smarts at all, you'll know which ones to lull into complacency, which to turn into dangerous fanatics.”
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To cause to become less sensitive or insensitive
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To stop the noise of or make quiet
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To sing or hum, especially in a soft, low voice
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