Simple Definition of croon
: to sing (a song) in a low soft voice
Examples of croon
The mother crooned as she rocked the baby.
Origin of croon
Middle English croynen, from Middle Dutch cronen; akin to Old High German crōnen to chatter
First Known Use: 15th century
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