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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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To calm by gentle sounds or motion. Also: A short period when things are calm or quiet.

Usage examples (37)
  • There was a lull in the storm
  • KEEP AT IT Perhaps the main reason Below scores during the lull is the simplest: He keeps hunting.
  • What if the lull is because bloggers are busy working on Web 2.0 applications instead of merely talking about them.
  • There seems to be what I would describe as a lull, perhaps. for more
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