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yarn

US [jɑrn]
UK [jɑː(r)n]
  • n.纱;纱线;(尤指夸张的或编造的)故事
  • v.〈俚〉讲故事
  • Web毛线;奇谈;丝
Plural Form:yarns  
yarn
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n.
1.
[u][c]
纱;纱线thread that has been spun, used for knitting, making cloth, etc.
2.
[c]
(informal)
(尤指夸张的或编造的)故事a long story, especially one that is exaggerated or invented
He used to spin yarns(= tell stories) about his time in the Army.
他过去经常编造一些有关他在部队时的离奇故事。

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