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yarn

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of yarn

  1. 1 a brief account of something interesting that happened especially to one personally Grandpa likes to tell yarns about when he was young Synonyms of yarn anecdote, tale, storyWords Related to yarn episode, event, happening, incident, occurrence; recital, recitation

  2. 2 a work with imaginary characters and events that is shorter and usually less complex than a novel a ripping yarn about space travel and alien monsters Synonyms of yarn narrative, novelette, novella, short story, tale, storyWords Related to yarn bedtime story; exemplum, fable, parable; anecdote, joke; fairy tale, folktale, legend, myth, romance; account, annals, chronicle, history, record, report



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