Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • To yawn; gape with sleepiness.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • intransitive verb To gape; to yawn.

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

  • verb To gape; to yawn.

Etymologies

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Latin oscitare; os the mouth + citare, v. intens. from ciere to move.

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