yarn noun

1 thread

ADJ. fine, thick

QUANT. length, piece

VERB + YARN knit, spin, weave The yarn is woven into a coarse fabric. | thread The yarn has to be threaded through the needle. | dye | use

PREP. in a/the ~ There's a knot in the yarn.

2 story

ADJ. amusing, good | adventure

VERB + YARN spin (sb), tell (sb) He tried to spin us some yarn about how he was collecting for the church. It was all lies.

PREP. ~ about

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