Definition of Lulling

1. Verb. (present participle of lull) ¹



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Definition of Lulling

1. lull [v] - See also: lull

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Lulling

lul
lulav
luliberin
lulibub
lulibubs
lull
lullabied
lullabies
lullable
lullaby
lullabying
lullabylike
lulled
luller
lullers
lulling (current term)
lullingly
lulls
lulu
lulus
lulzacite
lulzier
lulziest
lulzworthy
lulzy
lum
luma
lumache
lumachel

Literary usage of Lulling

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1. The Rambler by Samuel Johnson (1752)
"... and frequent retirement from folly and vanity, from the cares of avarice, and the joys of intemperance, from the lulling founds of deceitful flattery, ..."

2. Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine (1818)
"... and cattle-dealer at Мус; by U ilium Galbraith, writer, Stirling APPOINTMENTS, PROMOTIONS, &c. I. CIVIL. 13 CHI, lulling to be; ..."

3. Among the Isles of Shoals by Celia Thaxter (1873)
"... precisely like that which a rocket makes, sweeping headlong upward through the air; but the other is a long and peaceful sigh, a dreamy, lulling, ..."

4. The Works of Hannah More: With a Sketch of Her Life by Hannah More (1827)
"A mere superficial form, by lulling the conscience, hardens the heart. The task is performed, but in what manner, or to what result is not inquired. ..."

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