Definitions for oscitancy
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word oscitancy
drowsiness and dullness manifested by yawning
yawn, yawning, oscitance, oscitancy(noun)
an involuntary intake of breath through a wide open mouth; usually triggered by fatigue or boredom
"he could not suppress a yawn"; "the yawning in the audience told him it was time to stop"; "he apologized for his oscitancy"
The act of yawning
drowsiness, especially when marked by yawning
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