There are 2 translations of yarn in Spanish:

yarn1

Pronunciation: /jɑːrn; jɑːn/

n

  • 1 uncountable or countable/no numerable o numerable [Textiles] hilo (masculine)
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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 countable/numerable (tale) [colloquial/familiar] historia (feminine) 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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There are 2 translations of yarn in Spanish:

yarn2

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  • [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 ampolla
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The Lotería Nacional is a Spanish state-run lottery founded in 1812. There is an