Search Result for "entwine":
1. tie or link together;
[syn: knit, entwine]
2. spin,wind, or twist together;
- Example: "intertwine the ribbons"
- Example: "Twine the threads into a rope"
- Example: "intertwined hearts"
[syn: intertwine, twine, entwine, enlace, interlace, lace]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Intwine \In*twine"\, v. t. [Cf. Entwine.] To twine or twist into, or together; to wreathe; as, a wreath of flowers intwined. [Written also entwine.] [1913 Webster]The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Entwine \En*twine"\, v. t. [Pref. en- + twine. Cf. Intwine.] To twine, twist, or wreathe together or round. [Written also intwine.] [1913 Webster] Entwined in duskier wreaths her braided locks. --Shelley. [1913 Webster] Thy glorious household stuff did me entwine. --Herbert. [1913 Webster]The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Entwine \En*twine"\, v. i. To be twisted or twined. [1913 Webster] With whose imperial laurels might entwine no cypress. --De Quincey. [1913 Webster]Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
64 Moby Thesaurus words for "entwine": braid, burden, coil, corkscrew, cramp, cripple, cumber, curl, embarrass, encumber, enlace, enmesh, ensnarl, entangle, entoil, entrammel, entrap, fetter, hamper, hamstring, handicap, hobble, impede, interknit, interlace, intertie, intertissue, intertwine, intertwist, interweave, intort, intwine, involve, knit, lace, lame, lime, loom, loop, lumber, mat, net, noose, plait, pleach, press down, raddle, saddle with, shackle, snarl, spiral, splice, tangle, tissue, toil, trammel, twill, twine, twist, wattle, weave, web, weigh down, wreathe