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Meaning of INTERTWINE

Pronunciation:  `intur'twIn

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [v]  spin or twist together so as to form a cord; "intertwine the ribbons"; "Twine the threads into a rope"
  2. [v]  make a loop in, as of rope or string
  3. [v]  make lacework by knotting or looping
 

INTERTWINE is a 10 letter word that starts with I.

 

 Synonyms: enlace, entwine, interlace, lace, loop, tat, twine
 
 Antonyms: untwine
 
 See Also: create from raw material, create from raw stuff, crochet, distort, entwine, fold, hook, knit, knot, knot, noose, plash, pleach, ravel, splice, tangle, twist, wattle, wind, wreathe

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \In`ter*twine"\, v. t.
    To unite by twining one with another; to entangle; to
    interlace. --Milton.
    
    
  2. \In`ter*twine"\, v. i.
    To be twined or twisted together; to become mutually involved
    or enfolded.
    
    
  3. \In`ter*twine"\, n.
    The act intertwining, or the state of being intertwined.
    --Coleridge.
    
    
 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: 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
 

 

 

 

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