There are 2 translations of yarn in Spanish:

yarn1

Pronunciation: /jɑːrn; jɑːn/

n

  • 1 u c [Tex] hilo (m)
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    • There was a guy in there showing a girl how to spin yarn using a spindle.
    • Typically, American stocking factories spun their own wool into yarn or thread.
    • Older women continue to weave long, colorful sashes with red wool yarn on a white cotton background.
  • 2 c (tale) [colloquial/familiar] historia (f) to spin a yarn inventar una historia he spun me a yarn about having missed the train me salió con la excusa de que había perdido el tren
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    • The open fire is a focal point around which many yarns are spun and stories told.
    • The detective yarn is one of the most formally defined modes of storytelling.
    • It's a treat and guaranteed to having you curling up in laughter at some of the yarns and stories from times past.

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Word of the day aglomeración
f
se produjo una aglomeración en torno a la estrella = a crowd gathered around the star …
Cultural fact of the day

La movida madrileña is an expression referring to the Madrid social and cultural scene of the late 1970s and early 1980s, and the people involved in it. It was a youth phenomenon based around night spots in the city, such as the now defunct club Rock-Ola. One of the leading lights of the movida was the movie director Pedro Almodóvar.

There are 2 translations of yarn in Spanish:

yarn2

vi

  • [colloquial/familiar] inventar historias
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    • The interview has come to a close yet Clarke seems quite content to yarn.
    • And that's precisely the reason old people love to yarn and natter with youngsters.
    • Eventually all settled down to a well-cooked meal, then yarning and laughter.

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Word of the day aglomeración
f
se produjo una aglomeración en torno a la estrella = a crowd gathered around the star …
Cultural fact of the day

La movida madrileña is an expression referring to the Madrid social and cultural scene of the late 1970s and early 1980s, and the people involved in it. It was a youth phenomenon based around night spots in the city, such as the now defunct club Rock-Ola. One of the leading lights of the movida was the movie director Pedro Almodóvar.