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Yarn meaning

yarn - 4 dictionary results

  1. 1. Spun wool; woolen thread; also, thread of other material, as of cotton, flax, hemp, or silk; material spun and prepared for use in weaving, knitting, manufacturing sewing thread, or the like.
  2. 2. One of the threads of which the strands of a rope are composed.
  3. 3. A story told by a sailor for the amusement of his companions; a story or tale; as, to spin a yarn.
  4. 4. Spun thread: a tale or narration.

yarn - examples of usage

  1. " Go on with your yarn now, Jessop," he said. - "The Ghost Pirates", William Hope Hodgson.
  2. I always used to think it was all a yarn about such things." - "The Ghost Pirates", William Hope Hodgson.
  3. I'm a bit inclined to think Tom's yarn is the truth." - "The Ghost Pirates", William Hope Hodgson.
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