from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A dialectal (Scotch) form of maund.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb To open the mouth widely and take a long, rather deep breath, immediately after waking up or when recovering from sleep.
  • noun The action of mawning; opening the mouth widely and taking a long, rather deep breath, because one is waking up.
  • noun Scotland, dialect A maund; a basket or hamper.
  • noun A ghost.


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