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lull

noun

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(Entry 1 of 2)

a momentary halt in an activity
  • we took the opportunity of a lull in the conversation to announce that we were engaged to be married

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lull

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of lull (Entry 2 of 2)

to free from distress or disturbance
  • the absence of attacks for such an extended period had lulled the nation into a false sense of security

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The first known use of lull was in the 14th century

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“Lull.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/lull. Accessed 24 Sep. 2021.

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