What does the word yarn mean?

Usage examples for yarn

  1. Now fire ahead with your yarn." – Christopher and the Clockmakers by Sara Ware Bassett
  2. This " profit," then, is the difference between the cost price of the yarn and the sale price. – Britain for the British by Robert Blatchford
  3. After the yarn breaks in the Record, your father will be welcome to make use of any information published. – Behind the Green Door by Mildred A. Wirt