yawner


yawn·er

noun \ˈy-nər\

: a person who yawns

: something that is very boring

Full Definition of YAWNER

1
:  one that yawns
2
:  something that causes boredom <the show was a real yawner>

Examples of YAWNER

  1. The show was a real yawner.
  2. <even die-hard opera fans are finding this production to be a real yawner>

First Known Use of YAWNER

1687

Related to YAWNER

Synonyms
bore, drip, droner, dullsville, nudnik (also nudnick), snooze, snoozer, yawn, drag

Rhymes with YAWNER

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