Pronunciation: (lul),[key] —v.t. 1. to put to sleep or rest by soothing means: to lull a child by singing. 2. to soothe or quiet.
3. to give or lead to feel a false sense of safety; cause to be less alert, aware, or watchful.
—v.i. to quiet down, let up, or subside: furious activity that finally lulled.
—n. 1. a temporary calm, quiet, or stillness: a lull in a storm. 2. a soothing sound: the lull of falling waters. 3. a pacified or stupefied condition: The drug had put him in a lull.