yarn

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Pronunciation[change]

Noun[change]

Singular
yarn

Plural
yarns

A basket of yarn (twisted fiber)
  1. (uncountable) Yarn is a spun thread that is used for knitting, weaving, or sewing.
  2. (countable) A yarn is a story or tale that is incredible.

Verb[change]

Plain form
yarn

Third-person singular
yarns

Past tense
yarned

Past participle
yarned

Present participle
yarning

  1. If someone is yarning, they are telling a story.