Yawn : Difficult Words



Yawn



( Verb )


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There is a gulf
yawned at the end.

Synonyms:

Gape

Open

Wide

Part

Split

Contextual Examples:

I
gaped at the way the monkey carried out his trickeries at the circus.

I
opened my mouth wide to yawn.

I could hardly
part with my beloved when the bell rang.

I
split the coins into two parts and gave an option to my wife to choose one.



Antonyms:

Close

Shut

Abridge

Shorten

Peephole

Contextual Examples:

If you
close yours eyes you can’t see anything.

Never
shut your eyes on duty.

The journalist
abridged the speech of the politicians.

The Suez Canal has
shortened the distance between Europe and Africa by over 500 miles.

I have affixed a
peephole at my entrance.

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