View definitions for berceuse


noun as in lullaby

Strong matches

Weak match

Discover More

Example Sentences

Every violinist plays, or ought to play, his delicious "Berceuse."

When d'Albert plays Chopin's Berceuse, beautifully, it is a lullaby for healthy male children growing too big for the cradle.

As she passed each corpse she knelt beside it and sang the foolish little berceuse that Poitou mothers sing to their babies.

The plaintive melody of the berceuse rang in her ears on duty and off, till at last she could stand it no longer.

If you would like some more, I will play you the Berceuse now.


On this page you'll find 4 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to berceuse, such as: music, song, and croon.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.