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Detailed Translations for yawn from English to French


to yawn verbe (yawns, yawned, yawning)

  1. to yawn (gape; gawp; gawk)
    bâiller; bayer aux corneilles
    • bâiller verbe (bâille, bâilles, bâillons, bâillez, )
    • bayer aux corneilles verbe (baye, bayes, bayons, bayez, )

Conjugations for yawn:

  1. yawn
  2. yawn
  3. yawns
  4. yawn
  5. yawn
  6. yawn
simple past
  1. yawned
  2. yawned
  3. yawned
  4. yawned
  5. yawned
  6. yawned
present perfect
  1. have yawned
  2. have yawned
  3. has yawned
  4. have yawned
  5. have yawned
  6. have yawned
past continuous
  1. was yawning
  2. were yawning
  3. was yawning
  4. were yawning
  5. were yawning
  6. were yawning
  1. shall yawn
  2. will yawn
  3. will yawn
  4. shall yawn
  5. will yawn
  6. will yawn
continuous present
  1. am yawning
  2. are yawning
  3. is yawning
  4. are yawning
  5. are yawning
  6. are yawning
  1. be yawned
  2. be yawned
  3. be yawned
  4. be yawned
  5. be yawned
  6. be yawned
  1. yawn!
  2. let's yawn!
  3. yawned
  4. yawning
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

yawn [the ~] nom

  1. the yawn
    le bâillement

Translation Matrix for yawn:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
bâillement yawn
- oscitance; oscitancy; yawning
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
bayer aux corneilles gape; gawk; gawp; yawn
bâiller gape; gawk; gawp; yawn
- gape; yaw

Related Words for "yawn":

Synonyms for "yawn":

  • yawning; oscitance; oscitancy; reflex; instinctive reflex; innate reflex; inborn reflex; unconditioned reflex; physiological reaction
  • breathe; take a breath; respire; suspire
  • gape; yaw; be

Related Definitions for "yawn":

  1. an involuntary intake of breath through a wide open mouth; usually triggered by fatigue or boredom1
    • he could not suppress a yawn1
  2. utter a yawn, as from lack of oxygen or when one is tired1
    • The child yawned during the long performance1
  3. be wide open1

Wiktionary Translations for yawn:

  1. open the mouth and take a deep breath
  2. to present a wide opening
  1. the action of yawning
  1. action de bâiller, par fatigue ou pour exprimer son ennui ou un état de bien-être caractérisé par le repos.
  1. réaliser un mouvement réflexe d’inspiration suivre d’une expiration ouvrir grand la bouche.

Cross Translation:
yawn bâillement geeuw — het zich uitrekken, meestal met open mond, bij slaperigheid, ontspanning of verveling
yawn bâiller gähnen — den Mund mit Einatmen und Ausatmen als Zeichen der Müdigkeit weit aufsperren