English to Afrikaans Meaning :: yawn

gaap
Yawn :
gaap
- gaapgaapgapergapendegaap
 

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Noun(1) an involuntary intake of breath through a wide open mouth; usually triggered by fatigue or boredom
Verb(1) utter a yawn, as from lack of oxygen or when one is tired(2) be wide open

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(1) The horses' reaction to all this was on the order of a yawn - no big deal.(2) Is Channel 4's new sleep deprivation game show a danger to health or just a big yawn ?(3) Anyway, I ended up watching an amateur boxing match, big yawn .(4) Conner rose and stretched, his lupine muzzle gaping wide in a colossal yawn , the muscles rippling across his broad back.(5) I opened my mouth to yawn , but before I knew it, I was throwing up on the floor.(6) The skeletal mouth opened in a wide yawn , a centipede unknown to Anthony sleeping delicately on his tongue.(7) So pausing only to wonder at this weird form of celebrity inflation, in which the words rise and interest disappears with a popping yawn , here is a final thought.(8) People will be looking for the sums and despite the eighty or so people last night, many think that the whole thing is a big yawn .(9) If you are part of the Big Five, XYZ is a just a big yawn .(10) I hope I'm wrong, but right now the whole issue is just one big yawn .(11) How are you going to get big voter turnout when everybody seems to think these elections are a big yawn ?(12) It's not a big yawn or an exclusive affair, as most people might think.(13) Evie said, she put her hand over her mouth to stifle a yawn .(14) he stretches and stifles a yawn(15) Whatever it is I find it a relief to know you can be in your 40's and not turn into a boring middleaged yawn .(16) Technologically speaking, the last 100 years of handgun development have been one big yawn .
Related Words
(1) to yawn ::
om gaap
Synonyms
Noun
1. yawning ::
gapende
2. oscitancy ::
oscitancy
Verb
3. gape ::
mondhoeke
4. yaw ::
afwyk van die rigting
Different Forms
yawn, yawned, yawner, yawners, yawning, yawns
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