Associations to the word «Yarn»

Pictures for the word «Yarn»

Wiktionary

YARN, noun. (uncountable) A twisted strand of fiber used for knitting or weaving.
YARN, noun. (nautical) Bundles of fibers twisted together, and which in turn are twisted in bundles to form strands, which in their turn are twisted or plaited to form rope.
YARN, noun. (countable) A story, a tale, especially one that is incredible.
YARN, verb. To tell a story
YARN BOMBING, noun. A form of graffiti or street art that employs colourful displays of knitted or crocheted yarn or fibre rather than paint or chalk.

Dictionary definition

YARN, noun. The act of giving an account describing incidents or a course of events; "his narration was hesitant".
YARN, noun. A fine cord of twisted fibers (of cotton or silk or wool or nylon etc.) used in sewing and weaving.
YARN, verb. Tell or spin a yarn.

Wise words

The chief difference between words and deeds is that words are always intended for men for their approbation, but deeds can be done only for God.
Leo Tolstoy