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lullaby

verb

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to free from distress or disturbance
  • reclining peacefully on the deck, lullabied by the gentle motion of the ship

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lullaby

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The first known use of lullaby was in 1573

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“Lullaby.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/lullaby. Accessed 27 Oct. 2020.

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