Search Result for "intertwine":
1. 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]
2. make lacework by knotting or looping;
[syn: tat, intertwine]
3. make a loop in;
- Example: "loop a rope"
[syn: loop, intertwine]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Intertwine \In`ter*twine"\, n. The act of intertwining, or the state of being intertwined. --Coleridge. [1913 Webster]The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Intertwine \In`ter*twine"\, v. t. To unite by twining one with another; to entangle; to interlace. --Milton. [1913 Webster]The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Intertwine \In`ter*twine"\, v. i. To be twined or twisted together; to become mutually involved or enfolded. [1913 Webster]Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
78 Moby Thesaurus words for "intertwine": admix, alloy, amalgamate, bemingle, blend, braid, coact, coalesce, combine, commingle, commix, compose, compound, concoct, conglomerate, cooperate, dovetail, emulsify, engage, enlace, entwine, fuse, hash, homogenize, immingle, immix, integrate, interact, interblend, interchange, interknit, interlace, interlard, intermesh, intermingle, intermix, interplay, intertie, intertissue, intertwist, interweave, interwork, intort, jumble, knead, knit, lace, loom, loop, mat, merge, mesh, mingle, mingle-mangle, mix, mix up, mortise, net, noose, plait, pleach, raddle, scramble, shuffle, splice, stir up, syncretize, throw together, tissue, toss together, twill, twine, twist, wattle, weave, web, work, wreathe