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English definition of “yawn”

yawn

noun     /jɔːn/ US  /jɑːn/
[C] an act of yawning: Her eyes watered as she tried to stifle (= stop) a yawn.Noises made by the body a yawn [S] informal something or someone that is very boring: We have to go to dinner with Simon's boss on Saturday which is a bit of a yawn.People who are boring and old-fashionedBoredom, tedium and boring things
(Definition of yawn noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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