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croon

verb

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(Entry 1 of 2)

to produce low, soft musical tones with the voice
  • croon a lullaby
  • a singer crooning onstage

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croon

noun

Synonyms of croon (Entry 2 of 2)

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The first known use of croon was in the 15th century

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“Croon.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/croon. Accessed 22 Sep. 2020.

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