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yarn

noun
 
 
/jɑːn/
THREAD [U] thread used for making clothKnitting and sewingGeneral words for textiles
STORY [C] informal a long story that is probably not trueTypes of film, play, book etc.Accounts and storiesSummaries and summarising
Translations of “yarn”
in Spanish hilo…
in French fil…
in German das Garn…
in Chinese (Traditional) 線, 紗, 紗線…
in Russian пряжа, история, байка…
in Turkish dokuma/örgü ipliği, palavra, uydurma hikaye…
in Chinese (Simplified) 线, 纱, 纱线…
in Polish przędza, (zmyślona) historia lub opowieść…
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