Synonyms of yarn in English:

yarn


See definition of yarn

noun

1‘you need to use a fine yarn’

SYNONYMS

thread, cotton, wool, fibre, filament, strand

ply

cord, twine, string, line

2‘he told a rather tedious yarn about two Italian peasants’

SYNONYMS

story, tale, anecdote, fable, parable, traveller's tale, fairy story, rigmarole, saga, sketch, narrative, reminiscence, account, report, history

informal tall tale, tall story, cock and bull story, shaggy-dog story, spiel