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Synonyms of yarn in English:


  • 1 you need to use a fine yarn
    thread, cotton, wool, fibre, filament, strand;
    cord, twine, string, line
  • 2 he told a rather tedious yarn about two Italian peasants
    story, tale, anecdote, fable, parable, traveller's tale, fairy story, rigmarole, saga, sketch, narrative, reminiscence, account, report, history
    informal tall tale, tall story, cock and bull story, shaggy-dog story, spiel
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