Yawning Meaning

There are 4 meaning(s) for word Yawning

Yawning Meaning 1 : showing lack of attention or boredom

    Example : the yawning congregation

    Synonyms : drowsy,  oscitant
Yawning Meaning 2 : an involuntary intake of breath through a wide open mouth; usually triggered by fatigue or boredom

    Example : the yawning in the audience told him it was time to stop

    Synonyms : oscitance,  oscitancy,  yawn
Yawning Meaning 3 : gaping open as if threatening to engulf someone or something

    Example : the yawning mine shaft,a yawning abyss

Yawning Meaning 4 : with the mouth wide open indicating boredom or sleepiness

    Example : a yawning congregation