- Spun wool; woolen thread; also, thread of other material, as
of cotton, flax, hemp, or silk; material spun and prepared for use in
weaving, knitting, manufacturing sewing thread, or the like.
- One of the threads of which the strands of a rope are
- A story told by a sailor for the amusement of his companions;
a story or tale; as, to spin a yarn.