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See definition of lulling on Dictionary.com
  • as indreamy
  • as indrowsy
  • as inmoony
  • as inappeasement

synonyms for lulling

  • fanciful
  • introspective
  • nightmarish
  • otherworldly
  • pensive
  • quixotic
  • utopian
  • whimsical
  • abstracted
  • astral
  • chimerical
  • daydreaming
  • excellent
  • fantastic
  • idealistic
  • imaginary
  • immaterial
  • impractical
  • intangible
  • introvertive
  • marvelous
  • misty
  • musing
  • mythical
  • out of this world
  • phantasmagoric
  • phantasmagorical
  • preoccupied
  • relaxing
  • shadowy
  • soothing
  • speculative
  • unreal
  • unsubstantial
  • vague
  • visionary
  • conciliation
  • easing
  • moderation
  • abatement
  • accommodation
  • adjustment
  • alleviation
  • amends
  • assuagement
  • compromise
  • concession
  • grant
  • lessening
  • mitigation
  • mollification
  • placation
  • propitiation
  • quelling
  • reconciliation
  • reparation
  • restoration
  • settlement
  • softening
  • solace
  • acceding
  • peace offering
  • quieting
  • soothing
  • tranquilization

antonyms for lulling

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  • real
  • horrible
  • terrible
  • unromantic
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    How to use lulling in a sentence

    After a lull in the action tonight, we could see a part two of the storm Monday into Tuesday with additional accumulation, but that remains a trickier part of the forecast.
    LET IT SNOW! A FEW INCHES LIKELY TO ACCUMULATE TODAY; MORE TOMORROW INTO TUESDAY?BRIAN JACKSON, DAN STILLMANJANUARY 31, 2021WASHINGTON POST
    A friend of Smedler and James’s, who is a faculty member at a local nursing school, called James on Friday and said to come over right away to get a shot of her own because there was a lull in vaccinating the students.
    MOST AMERICANS SAY THE CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC IS NOT CONTROLLED, POST-ABC POLL FINDSAMY GOLDSTEIN, EMILY GUSKINJANUARY 20, 2021WASHINGTON POST
    The shopkeeper and his wife, drawn two ways by pity and self-interest, began by lulling their consciences with words.
    AN EPISODE UNDER THE TERRORHONORE DE BALZAC
    Here he would watch "the beautiful calm-lulling lake, the beautiful, solemn, hopeful-death-teaching sunsets."
    THE LIFE OF MAZZINIBOLTON KING
    His discourse was also full of extravagant compliments, I suppose for the purpose of lulling me to sleep.
    BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXVIII. FEBRUARY, 1843. VOL. LIII.VARIOUS
    The morning which followed was that of a warm, lulling, luxuriant June day, whose high tides of life spread to everything.
    THE QUALITY OF MERCYW. D. HOWELLS
    Then ensued a moment's breathless hush, even the cries of those in agony lulling.
    RICHARD CARVEL, COMPLETEWINSTON CHURCHILL
    She opened her breast, pressed her son to her body, and pursued by fear walked down the street, quietly lulling the baby.
    MOTHERMAKSIM GORKY
    What they really meant was, that they had taken Mr. Holmes in hand for the purpose of lulling the just suspicions of the police.
    LONDON'S UNDERWORLDTHOMAS HOLMES
    It was a lulling sound which rocked his thoughts to sleep, calming his emotion—an emotion made up of hope and of fear.
    THE ENEMIES OF WOMENVICENTE BLASCO IBEZ
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    OCTOBER 26, 1985
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    capacitor

    WORDS RELATED TO LULLING

    • abatement
    • acceding
    • accommodation
    • adjustment
    • alleviation
    • amends
    • assuagement
    • compromise
    • concession
    • conciliation
    • easing
    • grant
    • lessening
    • lulling
    • mitigation
    • moderation
    • mollification
    • peace offering
    • placation
    • propitiation
    • quelling
    • quieting
    • reconciliation
    • reparation
    • restoration
    • settlement
    • softening
    • solace
    • soothing
    • tranquilization
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