lull (one) to sleep

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lull (one) to sleep

To cause one to become so relaxed that one drifts gently and peacefully to sleep. The professor's calm, melodic voice keeps lulling me to sleep. The only thing that can lull my baby to sleep is being in the car while the motor is running.
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lull (someone or an animal) to sleep

to quiet and comfort someone or an animal to sleep. The sound of the waves lulled me to sleep. The dog's heartbeat lulled her puppies to sleep.
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Lightning Bug - Sleep Clock A hot favourite on Google Play, this app lulls you to sleep through nearly 200 exclusive samples of relaxing sounds and white noise soundtracks.
"Once he gets in a groove, he kind of lulls you to sleep and guys get kind of frustrated," Nosel said.
At night, as a ceiling fan stirs over your quilted bed, the whooshing of the waves lulls you to sleep. 61 cottages with kitchens from $220; www.waimea-plantation.com or 800/992-4632.--LISA TROTTIER
Boulder, Colorado-based Now & Zen Inc., which promotes "quality of thought and stillness of being," offers an Affirmation Station that "gradually lulls you to sleep and wakes you with your personal affirmation in your own voice." At $89.95, "this beautiful clock integrates the power of affirmations into your daily routine, and at the time when they have their greatest effect--as you are falling asleep and waking up."
Next up we'll have murder as mood music, burglary that lulls you to sleep.