There are 2 translations of yawn in Spanish:

yawn1

Pronunciation: /jɔːn/

vi

  • 1.1 [person/animal] bostezar*
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    • Tinara opened her mouth to reply, but she suddenly put a hand to her mouth and yawned.
    • Alexis felt a compelling need to yawn but as she opened her mouth the arm tightened.
    • As it hits the back of your mouth or throat try yawning, as this action will open up your throat.
    1.2 [pit/hole/chasm] [literary/literario], abrirse*
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    • She would have to pass through great agony to become a part of the great yawning nothingness.
    • Does one plug on, rounding out characters, filling in the yawning chasms in the plot?
    • The void between rich and poor is now a yawning chasm and home ownership is but a dream for most young couples.

vt

  • decir* bostezando or con un bostezo

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There are 2 translations of yawn in Spanish:

yawn2

n

  • 1.1 (action) bostezo (masculine) she could not suppress a yawn no pudo reprimir un bostezo
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    • Hugh Bradley was in the pool recently and said the two boys had yawns as wide as a hippopotamus' mouth.
    • I tried not to show my boredom, but my yawns were coming quicker and quicker.
    • And, since the good jokes don't come until the final third, a lot of yawns will have to be stifled.
    1.2 (bore) [colloquial/familiar] plomo (masculine) [colloquial/familiar], aburrimiento (m), rollazo (m) (Spain/España) [colloquial/familiar]
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    • How are you going to get big voter turnout when everybody seems to think these elections are a big yawn?
    • Because the dirty little secret is that most Americans still greet the MLS with a big yawn.
    • It happened 15 years ago and it's been either a big yawn or a big laugh ever since.

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The Basque autonomous police force is called Ertzaintza. Its members, called ertzainas, wear a uniform of red sweaters and berets, and white jackets. Despite the Ertzaintza's wide range of responsibilities, the Guardia Civil and Policía Nacional still operate in the Basque Country.