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croon

croon

 
pronunciation:
krun
parts of speech:
intransitive verb, transitive verb, noun
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Word Combinations (verb)
part of speech: intransitive verb
inflections: crooned, crooning, croons
definition 1: to softly sing a lullaby or the like.
definition 2: to sing a romantic song or the like smoothly or sentimentally.
 
part of speech: transitive verb
definition 1: to sing (a song) softly or sentimentally.
similar words:
sing
definition 2: to soothe by singing or humming softly.
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part of speech: noun
definition: a soft, gentle song or sound.
derivation: crooner (n.)