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v. crooned, croon·ing, croons
1. To hum or sing softly.
2. To sing popular songs in a soft, sentimental manner.
3. Scots To roar or bellow.
To sing softly or in a humming way: crooning a lullaby.
A soft singing or humming.
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(Music, other) a style of relaxed and seemingly effortless singing, particularly popular in the1930s and 1940s
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|Noun||1.||crooning - singing in a soft low tone; "her crooning soon put the child to sleep"|
|2.||crooning - the act of singing popular songs in a sentimental manner|
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