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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A kind of thread made from wool, silk or cotton. Also: A story or tale.

Usage examples (35)
  • I used many skeins of yarn to knit the sweater.
  • I think the yarn is a lovely shade that should look good on you.
  • This yarn is a little harsher than some other sock yarns too, but I liked the colors.
  • I don't love pink at all, but even I have to say that this yarn is a very pretty shade of pink. for more
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