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yawner

* Definition
Something that is boring or completely uninteresting.

* Example
1) The film was a real yawner -- I fell asleep after the first twenty minutes.

* Etymology
A 'yawn' (when you open your mouth, take a deep breath, and stretch your muscles) is a sure sign that you are sleepy or bored.