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General dictionaries General (9 matching dictionaries)
  1. yawns: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. yawns: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  3. yawns: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  4. Yawns, yawns: Wordnik [home, info]
  5. yawns: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  6. Yawns, yawns: Wiktionary [home, info]
  7. yawns: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  8. yawns: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  9. yawns: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (1 matching dictionary)
  1. yawns: Medical dictionary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (yawning)

noun:  an involuntary intake of breath through a wide open mouth; usually triggered by fatigue or boredom ("The yawning in the audience told him it was time to stop")
adjective:  gaping open as if threatening to engulf someone or something ("The yawning mine shaft")
adjective:  with the mouth wide open indicating boredom or sleepiness ("A yawning congregation")

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