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yawn (n):
an involuntary intake of breath through a wide open mouth; usually triggered by fatigue or boredom
Samples
he could not suppress a yawn.
the yawning in the audience told him it was time to stop.
he apologized for his oscitancy

Related Words: oscitancying
yawn (v):
utter a yawn, as from lack of oxygen or when one is tired
Samples
The child yawned during the long performance
yawn (v):
be wide open
Samples
the deep gaping canyon
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