Thesaurus / lullaby
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It was depressing to think of going to bed in such circumstances with the yelling of an Arctic storm for a lullaby.
THE GIANT OF THE NORTHR.M. BALLANTYNE
A child's preference for the mother's singing is, perhaps, a half reminiscence of the soft-low tones of the lullaby.
CHILDREN'S WAYSJAMES SULLY
Twas a quiet sea, breaking, in crooning lullaby, upon the rocks below my bedroom window.
THE CRUISE OF THE SHINING LIGHTNORMAN DUNCAN
The night winds sing her lullaby, and little children hear the music of her voice and look into her answering eyes.
ARCHAIC ENGLANDHAROLD BAYLEY
She gave the gun to Polly, and told her to walk up and down the porch with it and sing a lullaby.
THAT OLD-TIME CHILD, ROBERTASOPHIE FOX SEA
Night after night she had gone to sleep with the roars of lions and the hunting squalls of leopards for a lullaby.
WARRIOR OF THE DAWNHOWARD CARLETON BROWNE
The unceasing fall of water was like a lullaby in its monotony, and the air was scented with lilac.
THE MAKING OF A SAINTWILLIAM SOMERSET MAUGHAM
Then she covers herself with a mantle of snow, and sings a sleepy lullaby song.
'ROUND THE YEAR IN MYTH AND SONGFLORENCE HOLBROOK
Out on the plains the fourth guard were drowsily crooning the lullaby about the bull that "came down the hillside, long time ago."
THE PONY RIDER BOYS IN TEXASFRANK GEE PATCHIN
The white Grouse offered her services but, when she sang a lullaby to show what a good nurse she could be, Pekka shook his head.
MIGHTY MIKKOPARKER FILLMORE
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