croon definition

  • verb-intransitive:
    • To hum or sing softly.
    • To sing preferred songs in a soft, emotional way.
    • Scots To roar or bellow.
    • which will make a consistent hollow moan, as cattle do whenever in pain.
    • To hum or sing-in the lowest tone; to murmur lightly.
    • To sing-in a soft, uniformly modulated way modified to amplifying methods, especially to sing in such a manner with exaggerated sentimentality.
  • verb-transitive:
    • To sing lightly or perhaps in a humming way: crooning a lullaby.
    • To sing in a minimal tone, just as if to 1's self; to hum.
    • To soothe by singing lightly.
  • noun:
    • A soft performing or humming.
    • A soft or sentimental hum or track.
    • a decreased, continued moan; a murmur.
    • a minimal singing; a plain, artless melody.
    • a minimal, hollow moan or bellow.
  • verb:
    • To hum or sing lightly or in a sentimental manner.
    • sing lightly
  • others:
    • To utter the lowest continued murmuring noise resembling moaning or lamenting.
    • To sing lightly and monotonously to 1's self; hum lightly and plaintively.
    • To utter the lowest muffled roar; bellow monotonously.
    • To sing in the lowest humming tone; hum; influence by humming.

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