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yawner

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noun yawn·er \ˈyȯ-nər\

Simple Definition of yawner

  • : a person who yawns

  • : something that is very boring

Full Definition of yawner

  1. 1 :  one that yawns

  2. 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>



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1687

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