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Technicolor yawn

slang Vomit or an instance of vomiting. The motion sickness got so bad that I had to pull over for a Technicolor yawn on the side of the road. It looks like one of the old tenants had a Technicolor yawn on the carpet over here.
See also: Technicolor, yawn

have a Technicolor yawn

slang To vomit. The motion sickness got so bad that I had to pull over and have a Technicolor yawn on the side of the road. It looks like one of the old tenants had a Technicolor yawn on the carpet over here.
See also: have, Technicolor, yawn

throw a Technicolor yawn

slang To vomit. The motion sickness got so bad that I had to pull over and throw a Technicolor yawn on the side of the road. It looks like one of the old tenants threw a Technicolor yawn on the carpet over here.
See also: Technicolor, throw, yawn

Technicolor yawn

n. vomit. (see also throw a Technicolor yawn. Technicolor is a protected trade name.) This horrible pizza will bring on a few Technicolor yawns if we serve it.
See also: Technicolor, yawn

throw a Technicolor yawn

tv. to vomit. (see also Technicolor yawn.) John stumbled into the living and threw a Technicolor yawn on the new carpet.
See also: Technicolor, throw, yawn
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The most frequent activities in which subjects were engaged when they yawned were sitting in class (21.4%), driving a car (16.2%), watching television (12.6%), and studying or reading (10.5%).
Nearly half of the people in the winter session yawned, as opposed to less than a quarter of summer participants.
Their results showed that when participants held a warm pack (at 46C) or a pack at room temperature to their heads while watching someone else yawn, then 41 per cent of them yawned back, but when it was a cold pack at 4C, the rate of contagious yawning dropped to 9pc.
Of the 328 people studied, 222 contagiously yawned at least once.
nt study, were deos of awning earchers w many while researchers counted how many times they yawned in sympathy.
In the study by Teresa Romero and colleagues from the University of Tokyo, pet dogs watched their owner or a stranger yawn, or mimic a yawning mouth movement, but yawned significantly more in response to their owners' actions than to the strangers' yawns.
a study led by Princeton University's Dr andrew Gallup monitored 160 people and found twice as many of them yawned during colder months.
The study found that nearly half of all dogs yawned when played a recording of a human being making such a noise.
The chubby actor yawned throughout the game while a concerned Gisele put a consoling arm around his shoulder.
He found each bird yawned one to three times an hour, but was more likely to do so if their neighbour had just yawned.
They found that nearly half of participants yawned in winter, opposed to less than a quarter in the summertime.
In the first part of the study, James Anderson and Ailsa Millen from the University of Stirling asked mothers to record when and how often their children yawned.