Definition of "yawny" []

  • Characterized by yawning (adjective)
  • Causing a yawn; boring (adjective)
  • Prone to yawning. (adjective) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

  • Sounding like a yawn. (adjective)
  • Boring, uninteresting, causing yawns. (adjective) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "yawny" in a sentence
  • "I am (a) hungry and (b) yawny and (c) worked virtuously all damned day."
  • "As NBA teams continue to grovel to Mr. James by unleashing hokey gimmicks the Knicks revived Tony Soprano for a promotional movie; the Cavaliers lined the streets with loyal fans; the L.A. Clippers offered a hard-boiled egg and validated parking the hidden cost is how much the 25-year-old's yawny free-agency waltz is diverting attention from actually interesting sporting events."
  • "You can imagine it was like a terrible relief when I'd viddied the last bit of film, and this Dr. Brodsky said, in a very yawny and bored like goloss: "I think that should be enough for Day One, don't you, Branom?""
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