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informal Any person or thing that is particularly boring, i.e., that which causes one to yawn. I got stuck next to a real yawner for the whole dinner. The guy just would not shut up about his concrete business. I thought this class would be an easy A, but it's been such a yawner that I wish I had taken something more interesting.
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n. a boring show or performance. It was a yawner from the opening curtain straight through to the end.
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