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1. yarn-spinning

adjective. inclined to tell long and involved stories (often of incredible happenings).

Synonyms

  • communicatory

Antonyms

  • taciturn
  • inarticulate

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Words that Rhyme with Worsted Yarn

  • mccarn
  • dezarn
  • starn
  • varn
  • karn
  • harne
  • harn
  • garn
  • darn
  • carne
  • carn
  • barn
  • arnn
  • arne

Example sentences of the word worsted-yarn


1. Noun Phrase
Finer, longer wool fibers are used to make worsted yarn, which makes a smooth, soft fabric.

2. Noun Phrase
Crochet it in basic stitches, using knitting-worsted yarn and an I or J hook.

2. yarn-dye

verb. dye (fabric) before it is spun.

Synonyms

  • dye

3. worsted

noun. ['ˈwɝːstɪd'] a woolen fabric with a hard textured surface and no nap; woven of worsted yarns "he wore a worsted suit".

Synonyms

  • cloth
  • fabric
  • material

Antonyms

  • insulator
  • conductor
  • incorporeal
  • unbodied

4. worsted

noun. ['ˈwɝːstɪd'] a tightly twisted woolen yarn spun from long-staple wool.

Synonyms

  • thread
  • yarn

Antonyms

  • incorporeality
  • insubstantial
  • immaterial

5. yarn

noun. ['ˈjɑːrn'] a fine cord of twisted fibers (of cotton or silk or wool or nylon etc.) used in sewing and weaving.

Synonyms

  • tinsel
  • nap
  • worsted yarn
  • cotton
  • worsted
  • woof
  • warp
  • ligature
  • purl
  • filling
  • cord
  • metallic
  • pick
  • Lastex
  • thread
  • dental floss
  • floss
  • weft
  • pile

Antonyms

  • wake
  • dislike
  • untie
  • nonmetallic

Etymology

  • yarn (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. yarn

noun. ['ˈjɑːrn'] the act of giving an account describing incidents or a course of events.

Synonyms

  • account
  • recounting
  • conclusion
  • relation
  • report
  • introduction
  • ending
  • telling
  • body
  • closing
  • close
  • end
  • recital

Antonyms

  • praise
  • push
  • stay in place
  • disarrange

Etymology

  • yarn (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. yarn

verb. ['ˈjɑːrn'] tell or spin a yarn.

Synonyms

  • recount
  • recite
  • tell

Antonyms

  • indirect discourse
  • credit
  • debit
  • unimportance

Etymology

  • yarn (Middle English (1100-1500))
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