Archive for December 25th, 2009

YA’WNING. adj.

YA’WNING. adj. [from yawn.] Sleepy; slumbering.
Ere to black Hecat’s summons
The shard-born beetle, with his drowsy hums,
Hath rung night’s yawning peal, there shall be done
A deed of dreadful note. Shakesp. Macbeth.