verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
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Origin of lull
OTHER WORDS FROM lullluller, nounlull·ing·ly, adverb
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Example sentences from the Web for lull
After something of a lull this evening, with at least patchy fog and drizzle possible during that time, we may see precipitation break out again late at night.PM Update: Some more rain likely tonight into early Friday, then clearing|Ian Livingston|October 29, 2020|Washington Post
After a lull this weekend, there are likely to be a lot of polls the rest of the way out.8 Tips To Stay Sane In The Final 15 Days Of The Campaign|Nate Silver (firstname.lastname@example.org)|October 18, 2020|FiveThirtyEight
After a bit of a lull in the spring, Encore and other debt buyers are back at it, filing suits by the thousands every week, according to ProPublica’s analysis of state court filings.Debt Collectors Have Made a Fortune This Year. Now They’re Coming for More.|by Paul Kiel and Jeff Ernsthausen|October 5, 2020|ProPublica
Amazon, in essence, created a new shopping holiday to get through the lull.Amazon finally released the dates of 2020 Prime Day|Billy Cadden|September 28, 2020|Popular Science
For instance, Louisiana saw a large spike in infections, followed by a lull and then a second spike.Population immunity is slowing down the pandemic in parts of the US|David Rotman|August 11, 2020|MIT Technology Review
For now, even the tragedy that left many local people in shock and heartbroken has not brought on a lull in the fighting.In the Killing Fields of Ukraine with Children Who Saw the MH17 Horror|Anna Nemtsova|July 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But during that lull period, were you concerned that Disney was losing its mojo?The ‘Maleficent’ Screenwriter Also Wrote ‘The Lion King’ and ‘Beauty and the Beast’|Kevin Fallon|June 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“All right,” the Colonel would say whenever there was a lull.The Night Vince Lombardi Lay Awake Brooding Over a 49-0 Win|W.C. Heinz|January 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Since then, there has been a lull in the fitness game genre.
And then, not long after all that, would come the same lull and an impasse of detachment.I've Written 51 Obituaries for Gun Victims in 18 Months|Nina Strochlic|September 22, 2013|DAILY BEAST
This treacherous sort of calm, we thought, might forbode a storm, and we did not allow it to lull us into security.
In a lull of the raging earth the distant whistle of the train could be distinctly heard.A Lost Hero|Elizabeth Stuart Phelps Ward and Herbert D. Ward
Her fancy selected them, and she was glad when a lull in the music gave them an opportunity to meet her and talk with her.The Awakening and Selected Short Stories|Kate Chopin
Lightning from the east and west accompanied the rain, but the wind was steady, and did not freshen or lull during the showers.
Taking advantage of the lull, he went over to the door and peered out into the Operations Room.We're Friends, Now|Henry Hasse