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interj, pl -bies
used in quietening a baby or child to sleep
(Music, other) a lullaby
[C18: from hush1 + by, as in bye-bye]


(ˈhʌʃ əˌbaɪ)

(used as a command to be silent): Hushaby, baby.
[1790–1800; hush + (lull) aby]
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His favourite is Hushabye Mountain, which he sang as Caractacus Potts on tour in Chitty Chitty Bang Bang.
Plus there's a memorable score including the songs Truly Scumptious, Hushabye Mountain, Me 'Ol Bam-Boo and the Oscarnominated title song Chitty Chitty Bang Bang.
When I do Hushabye Mountain, I've had some lovely emails from people off the back of that, saying that's a lovely moment.
Then there's the addition of 3D projections, which convey car, bike and ship chases, but which I could have done without for the lullaby Hushabye Mountain.
This new production is directed by West Yorkshire Playhouse artistic director James Brining, with new choreography by Stephen Mear and it includes memorable numbers like Truly Scrumptious, Toot Sweets, Hushabye Mountain and the Oscar-nominated title song Chitty Chitty Bang Bang.
From Hushabye Mountain to Truly Scrumptious, from Them Three to Lovely, Lonely Man, there was a lot to savour.
There are also easy-listening tracks such as Summertime, Bing Crosby's Stranger In Paradise and Hushabye Mountain from Chitty Chitty Bang Bang.
This new production of the musical - based on the 1968 film written by Roald Dahl and the novel by Ian Fleming - is from the West Yorkshire Playhouse and will be directed by James Brining and feature new choreography, sets, costumes and special effects and a live orchestra playing the famous score, which includes Hushabye Mountain, Truly Scrumptious and the title track.
Paul McDonald, who owns Hushabye Alpaca Farm in nearby Co Laois, got a shock when he thought it may have been one of his alpacas on the loose.