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croon

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You can give without loving, but you cannot love without giving.
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English

Etymology

Middle Dutch kronen (to groan, lament), from Proto-Germanic *kre-, from Proto-Indo-European *gerH- (to cry hoarsely).

Pronunciation

Verb

Infinitive
to croon

Third person singular
croons

Simple past
crooned

Past participle
-

Present participle
crooning

to croon (third-person singular simple present croons, present participle crooning, simple past and past participle crooned)
  1. To hum or sing softly or in a sentimental manner.

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